Nez Perce named Yellow Bull at Chief Joseph's tombstone, Colville Indian Reservation, Washington, 1905


Man in full ceremonial dress (full-length feathered headdress, decorated and beaded clothing, holding a pipe). Same man in NA614. Men & women in western-style dress visible in background. Tombstone inscription facing the camera reads: He led his people in the Nez Perce War of 1877. Died Sept. 21, 1904. Aged about 60 years. Note from With One Sky Above Us by M. Gidley, plate 44: Yellow Bull standing with bowed head at reburial of Chief Joseph.. PH Coll 484.AB10

Yellow Bull
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United States--Washington (State)--Colville Indian Reservation