Indians -- Treaty Tree (#01)

Indians_Treaty_Tree01.tif

Title

Indians -- Treaty Tree (#01)

Subject

St. Michael's Mission (Wash.)

Description

"The Treaty Tree standing near the site of the original St. Michael's Mission N.E. of Hillyard. Under this tree in the early 1860's Chief Peone of the Spokanes pledged the latter to lay down their arms and wage no more war on the whites. The deed to the property upon which the tree stands provides the tree shall never be harmed."

Source

Northwest Room. Spokane Public Library

Date

1900/1920

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/

Format

image/tiff

Type

Black-and-white photographs

Rights

Despite a diligent effort, the Spokane Public Library has been unable to determine the copyright status or holder of this material as of 2018. You can use this material for educational purposes and under fair use law with the understanding that you are responsible for such use. For advice about other uses, or if you have any information about the copyright of this material, please contact the Northwest Room, Spokane Public Library: nwroom@spokanelibrary.org for more information.

Collection

Citation

“Indians -- Treaty Tree (#01),” Spokane Public Library, accessed November 19, 2019, https://lange.spokanelibrary.org/items/show/875.