Three Eagles

SIZE: 24 X 18 MEDIUM: Pastel on black paper Three Eagles (Tcleskaimi) was a Nez Perce (Flathead) chief who was camping with his tribe at Ross Hole in 1905. One day when he was out scouting the area for horse thieves, he encountered the Lewis and Clark expedition. The explorers decided to camp nearby and there was a friendly exchange of tobacco, buffalo robes and blankets.