Photograph Number: 00255
Group: Kwakwaka'wakw
Location: 'Yalis
Collection: Newcombe
Catalogue No.: E 141-II/9
Date: IV/1901 Catalogued -- Photo taken 1900
Remarks: (oversize)

Alert Bay -- Calling guests by drums and music

From Newcombe 'Miscellaneous Ethnological' file #7 in Provincial Archives: Tom + Clalas Nowell's potlatch, 1900. #3 in a set of 8 photographs. "People welcoming Matilpis on arrival at Alert Bay, singing, drumming."

Other photos in set: PNs 250, 253, 254, 834, 835, 841, 842

"Alert Bay Indians with guests from neighbouring villages" (from original print)