Chief Moses, Louis Erwin, and Chief White Swan at Fort Simcoe near Yakima, Washington, probably between 1880 and 1885


Chief Moses was the chief of the Sinkiuse-Columbia Tribe. Louis Erwin was an Indian Agent. Chief White Swan (Mee-nah-tsee-us or Joe Stwire) was the Chief of the Yakama Tribe.Written on verso: Fort Simcoe - 30 miles from Yakima on Yakima Indian Reservation near Mt. Adams. PH Coll 1252.11

Location Description: 

United States--Washington (State)--Yakima