Nez Perce young man posed in ceremonial clothing, Washington, 1899.

Description: 

Studio portrait of a young man of the Nez Perce, Washington (State), 1899. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat, earrings, necklaces, fur decorations around his shoulders, a beaded bag, arm bands, trousers and moccasins. He is seated on a blanket covered prop in front of a painted backdrop of an arbor. On verso of image: Nez Perces brave. Copyright 1899. La Roche, Seattle, Wash. La Roche 1295 PH Coll 283.221

Location Description: 

United States--Washington (State)