Unidentified Native American boy

Title

Unidentified Native American boy

Description

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.

Identifier

PUApic_008384.jpg

Date

1887

Other Media

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