Archival Photo

A2004-002.9974 : Natives [Indigenous Group] sitting outside of tepee

Tuesday, September 8, 1903



Black and white

4 X 6

Image titled "human weakness of the Indians" shows one individual drinking from a bottle and three other unidentified Indigenous persons sitting together. Printed image. As an historical resource, this item reflects the prejudices of the era in which it was created and includes language that is offensive. The use of this language is not condoned by The City of Portland Archives and Records Center, but we are committed to providing access to this material as evidence of the inequalities and attitudes of the time.