Nez Perce family in dance costumes pose at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Seattle, Washington, 1909.


Nez Perce family (man, woman, child) in dancing costumes pose at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Seattle Wash., 1909. The woman is seated next to a large drum, and wears a beaded top and necklace, and a scarf on her head. The child wears a headdress, beaded and decorated vest, moccasins and bells around the ankles. The man has a feathered headdress, necklaces and beaded armbands, bels at his knees, and beaded moccasins. Stamped on image: E.H. Nowell, Official fotografer Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Note from unidentified source: Ezra Meeker's Indians Additional information: Nez Perce couple and child on exhibit, Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition, Seattle

Location Description: 

United States--Washington (State)--Seattle