Spokane couple David 'Chilelle' John and his wife Sononcha, Spokane, Washington


Man stands, holding horse bridle; wears beaded gloves, moccasins & belt and leggings, necklace; horse has ordinary western saddle. Woman is in high pommel saddle on decorated blanket, with decorated bridle & beaded breast collar. She wears a beaded dress, and a beaded bag hangs from horse collar. Caption on mount: David John "Chilelle", Mrs. David John "Sononcha" Note from unidentified source: Photographer, [Thomas W.] Tolman?