Lot 295 of 455:
Archive of Nez Perce Photographs, 1890s-1950s  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$480
$700 - $1,000

Archive of Nez Perce Photographs


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Over 150 black and white images of the Nez Perce tribe in northwestern Idaho and Oregon. Images range from the 1890s to 1950s and include portraits, events, and costumes.


  • 2 cropped cabinet cards
  • 5 photos "Indians doing various things"
  • 5 images 1894 flood at The Dalles
  • 1 damaged CDV and 1 signed (?) photo postcard under glass
  • 3 photos of corn husk bags and 6 photos of buildings and a nearby river
  • 9 photos "Ceremony with minister"
  • 14 Idaho scenes - Clearwater area
  • 59 "snap shots 30s - 40s - 50s"
  • 14 copies of CdV photos (several duplicates)
  • 15 loose photographs
  • 2 loose cabinet cards
  • 1 loose color print
  • 2 post cards
  • 18 additional photographs

Lot Amendments

Stored in non-archival box; many photographs have water or photochemical damage; some tears, various damage; overall good or better.

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