|Flathead delegation of six and an interpreter. |
Photographed by Charles Milton Bell (1848 - 1893) Bell was the official portrait photographer for the Native American delegations that came to Washington, D.C.
The Plateau region, where they lived, held grassland, forest, desert, and major rivers that provided the dietary staple of salmon as well as other fish.
Today The People's Center exists to provide public education on aspects of traditional lifestyles and histories of the Salish, Pend d'Oreille and Kootenai people. It is in Pablo, Montana, USA.
|Plateau People - Flathead family|