Unidentified Native American boy


Unidentified Native American boy


A portrait of an unidentified Native American boy. He probably attended Chemawa School and/or the Indian Training School at Forest Grove. He is wearing the military-style school uniform used at Chemawa. The photograph is a small, 85mm x 185mm image in carte-de-visite format. It is stamped and dated on the verso of the photograph as having been taken by W. P. Johnson of Salem in October, 1887.




Forest Grove Indian School Collection, Pacific University Archives

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[Back:] W. P. Johnson, Artist, Commerical Street, Salem, Oregon. Oct 1887.