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Chief Custalow's Funeral Procession
Credit: Courtesy of the Mattaponi Indian Museum
Created: March 24, 1949
Medium: Photograph, Photographs

Chief Custalow’s Funeral Procession

Six pallbearers dressed in Indigenous regalia carry the casket of Chief George F. “Thundercloud” Custalow into the Mattaponi Baptist Church for his funeral services. Chief Custalow died on March 18, 1949 at the age of sixty-four, and his funeral was held at the Mattaponi Indian Baptist Church on March 24, 1949.