Enos, Henry (Ma sham key low nee)


Gelatin and silver print cabinet card of Henry Enos (Ma sham key low nee) wearing traditional Native American dress, in studio setting.

Cultural Narrative: 

This man, Henry Enos (Ma-sham-key-low-nee), is dressed in the traditonal clothing of the Nimiipuu in this particular time period (c.a. late 19th and early 20th Century). 

Traditional Knowledge: 

sám’x- ordinary shirt

xe’xépil- man's leggings

cepéek’ilkt- breech cloth

walíim’lapqat- moccasins

wehéyqt- loop necklace

sam’áwas q’alawníin- beaded belt

temesúulkit’es- belt drop



Location Description: 

Kooskia, ID