In the swell of this descending flood may be heard the wail of the dusky maiden, daughter of the mighty Chief Multnomah, who leaped to her death rather than be taken by the hated Chief who had slain her lover. The image appears in the following publication, "Snap Shots on the Columbia."
Images of the Historic Columbia River Highway taken during the period of its construction between 1913 and 1922. The images depict completed bridges, embankments, sections of the highway, and views of the Columbia River and Columbia River Gorge. (Image is no.33; envelope labeled no.36)