Kalispel Village, Cusick

The Pend Oreille River and Kalispel village from Cusick, Washington in the early 1900s (Edward Curtis, Library of Congress-3a5503-3u) and in September, 2010 (CW Collection-2010-09-26-086). With Kalispel guides, David Thompson first surveyed the lower Pend Orielle River as a potential fur trade route to the Columbia in October, 1809.