Family members of Kintpuash (aka Having The Water Brash, aka Captain Jack) as a prisoners of war - Modoc - 1873 L-R: Lizzy wife of Captain Jack), Mary (sister of Captain Jack), Old Wife wife of Captain Jack) and their daughter
Modoc painted bow - Hourglass shape and painted in red, black, and blue; jute string, total length in. late century Historical society records state that this bow was accessioned in 1913 with a note belonged to Modock Joe, chief of the Modock Indians.
This very early photo of a Colville mother and her infant child was taken by the Corps of Royal Engineers, likely near Spokane. The baby is wrapped in the traditional way on a cradleboard. The original name of the Colville tribe is unknown - at