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Lizzie, a young Cayuse woman, posing in front of a blanket backdrop. She wears a cloth wing dress, beaded necklaces and moccains, and her hair in two long braids.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1905

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

4.5 x 7 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Cayuse, Native Americans, North America, Plateau, Plateau (no sub-culture area)

State:

Oregon

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Lee Moorhouse took up photography as a hobby in 1888 and--during his life as a rancher, engineer, businessman, military officer, and Indian agent--documented life in the Pacific Northwest, including Native people. This print is from an album of Moorhouse photographs formerly in the collection of Grace Schlotterback; acquired by MAI at an unknown date.

Source ID:

NMAI_378706

Catalog Number:

P27349

Album Name:

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