Old Pictures of New Metlakatla
Cannery workers, c. 1938. Eli Tait's daughter, Ellen Tait Wesley, is in the front row, sixth from the left.
"Nees Yehl Naats is the original name of Yellow Hill, named after the old man that put a flag on top of Yellow Hill to guide the incoming Tsimshians from British Columbia"
-------Cultural Education Newsletter, August 199l, Edited by Russell Hayward.
Yellow Hill: Metlakatla from the sea
Members of the Metlakatla City Council:
Fred Verney / Charles Brendible / William Duncan / Jacob Scott / Frank Allen
/ James Leask / Paul Mather / Benjamin Haldane / Edmund Verney
/ Sam Auriol / Sydney Campbell / Mark Hamilton Adolphus Clavert / Henry Ridley Sr.