Portrait of Eliza Gale, daughter of Old Chief Joseph of the Wallowa Nez Perce and a Walla Walla mother, and older half-sister to Chief Joseph. She married trapper Joseph Gale in the mid-1830s. Together they had one son and seven daughters. After the death of her husband in 1881, Eliza moved to the Umatilla Indian Reservation where she died in 1905, and she is buried in Weston, Or. #ORhistory #NezPerce
Accidental Mysteries, a weekly cabinet of visual curiosities curated by John Foster, highlights images of design, art, architecture and ephemera brought to light by the magic of the digital age. This week's focus is Superheroes.