Chief Owhi


This file appears in: Qualchan Hanging Site
Chief Owhi

An artist's rendering of Chief Owhi of the Yakama Tribe,father of Sub-Chief Qualchan,and brother of Chief Kamiakin. Owhi helplessly witnessed his son's murder at the behest of Col. George Wright,and was killed the following day as he attempted an escape from Wright's custody.

Image courtesy of Library of Congress.


This file appears in: Qualchan Hanging Site