Nez Perce medicine dance, Washington, 1903


Small group of men and women sit in circle with man in ceremonial dress dancing off to the right, ca. 1900-1905. The small circle is surrounded by a much larger circle of men & women, standing & seated, some on horseback. In background are nine tepees and a low wooden building. Caption on mount: Medicine dance of the Nez Perce Indians. The great Doctor Two Moons is pictured as dancing on right of group Prosch Indian Album, v. 1, no. 11

Location Description: 

United States--Washington (State)