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Many places have been named for Chief Joseph, including Chief Joseph Dam on the Columbia River, Chief Joseph Pass in Montana, and at least three schools in the Northwest.

ancientfaces: Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce This is a photo of Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce in He lead the tribe when the U. government was trying to force them onto reservation land in Idaho. [ Source Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce ]

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Hin-ma-toe Ya-lut-kiht (aka Thunder Rolling Over The Mountains, aka Chief Joseph, aka Joseph II) the son of Tu-eka-kas (aka Shooting Arrow, aka Joseph I) – Nez Perce – 1903

Chief Joseph,  3-3-1840 – 21-9-1904, was the leader of the Wallowa band of Nez Perce during General Oliver  Howard's attempt to forcibly remove his band and the other "non-treaty" Nez Perce to a reservation in Idaho. For his principled resistance to the removal, he became renowned as a humanitarian and peacemaker.  “Hear me, my chiefs! I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever". On his surrender to Gen. Howard.

Chief Joseph – Nez Perce – 1903 The Chief Joseph band of Nez Perce Indians who still live on the Colville Reservation bear his name in tribute to their prestigious leader. His story of PEACE vs. violence is worth researching. What a legacy.

Chief Josepf Nez Perce....If you're an American Indian history buff, the Horse Prairie is extremely rich in Nez Perce and Shoshone history and the exploits of Sacajawea along the Lewis and Clark Trail.  — hpstagestop.com

Hin-ma-toe Ya-lut-kiht (aka Thunder Rolling Over The Mountains, aka Chief Joseph, aka Joseph II) the son of Tuekakas (aka Shooting Arrow, aka Joseph I Nez Perce 1877

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