Mary Moses

Photograph of print with Mary Moses.

Mary Moses stands next to Chief Moses (largely unpictured) for a portrait. Mary wears a wool wing dress, shawl, and jewelry that includes earrings and a wampum necklace with a large medal. She is wearing a wool wing dress Only Chief Moses' left arm is visible.

Cultural Narrative: 

The large medal could have been presented by President Rutherford B. Hayes during one of Chief Moses' travel to the White House in 1879. Contributed by Yvette Joseph, MSW, Confederated Colville Tribes member.

Moses, Mary