Dr. Montana Hopkins Richards Walking Bull Memorial Tree and Plaque

Item

Title
Dr. Montana Hopkins Richards Walking Bull Memorial Tree and Plaque
Creator
Undetermined
Date
11/19/1988
Type
Image; StillImage
Coverage
United States--Oregon--Polk County--Monmouth
Description
Dr. Montana Hopkins Richards Walking Bull was a humanities professor from 1963-1978, and she was a member of the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma. A nationally recognized scholar and author, she passed away at the age of 74.

The plaque reads "In memory of Dr. Montana H. R. Walking Bull 1913-1987 Teacher Author Friend '...Like the sacred eagle my spirit roams on this sacred mother earth.'"

This memorial sequoia tree is located in the Grove near the New Physical Education Building.
Rights
Copyright Not Evaluated: As of 06/10/2021, the copyright for this item has not been investigated by Hamersly Library.
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Identifier
omeka/1815
Format
Photograph as a jpg image (96 dpi, pixel dimensions- width: 400, height: 428)