Dr. Montana Hopkins Richards Walking Bull Memorial Tree and Plaque

Item

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Title

Dr. Montana Hopkins Richards Walking Bull Memorial Tree and Plaque

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.

Date

19881119

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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Type

Image; StillImage

Coverage

United States--Oregon--Polk County--Monmouth

Physical Dimensions

Photograph as a jpg image (96 dpi, pixel dimensions- width: 400, height: 428)

Citation

“Dr. Montana Hopkins Richards Walking Bull Memorial Tree and Plaque,” Omeka @ WOU, accessed August 2, 2021, https://omeka.wou.edu/document/1815.