Pendleton, Oregon Nez Perce Katie Harris. The Nez Perce Horse is a spotted horse breed of the Nez Perce tribe of Idaho. The Nez Perce Horse Registry (NPHR) program began in 1995 in Lapwai, Idaho and is based on cross-breeding the old-line Appaloosa horses (the Wallowa herd) with an ancient Central Asian breed called Akhal-Teke.
Nez Perce corn husk bag - inspiration, I love the pattern
Chief Joseph. (There's a lesson here for everyone one of us, regardless of heritage.)
Red Thunder (the nephew of Chief Joseph) - Nez Perce - 1903
Chief Joseph, Nez Percé Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt 1840-1904 In his final years, Chief Joseph spoke eloquently against the injustices of U.S. Government policies and racial discrimination against Indigenous peoples and he held out hope that America's promise of freedom and equality would one day be fulfilled for Native Americans as well.
Tipya-la-lwilpilp - Nez Perce - 1899
Nez Perce boy, Colville Indian Reservation, Washington, ca. 1903.
Nez Perce elder ,carrying a beaded purse....Pacific Southwest tribe in Washington State.
Yellow Wolf - Nez Perce - no date This man wrote a book about the Nez Perce war. It was an excellent view of that war through the eyes of this man. He wrote, that they did not start the war. It was a U.S. General that " showed us the rifle".