Nez Perce hunting party meets a government surveyor, near the Bitterroot River, Montana, in engraving made 1853

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Photograph of engraving of men in beaded and decorated clothes (several on horseback) talking with man in suit under trees. Caption on image: Nez Perces Image from U.S. War Dept.'s Reports of explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practicable and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, 1860, v. 12, pt.1, pl.33

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United States--Montana--Bitterroot River