Above we show a remarkable photo called Heavy Load. It was made in 1908 by Edward S. The illustration documents a Dakota Sioux woman carrying firewood on her back in snow.

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Native american hupa man with spear 8x10 photo curtis

Curtis : A smoky day at the Sugar Bowl--Hupa, c. Hupa man with spear, standing on rock midstream, in background, fog partially obscures trees on mountainsides.

~Edward Curtis photograph from The picture shows Red Hawk, an Oglala Indian on a horse at a pool of water. This is really an incredible photograph capturing a bygone era~

Jicarilla Apache girl, half-length portrait, wearing dress with buckskin cape, several necklaces, medallions; her hair is tied on each side of her head with large knot of yarn.

Historic image of Hopi Angel, a small girl. It was taken in 1905 by Edward S. The image shows the Hopi girl in a head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front.

Here we present an historic image of Saguaro Fruit Gatherers from the Maricopa Tribe. It was taken in 1907 by Edward S. The image shows Three Maricopa women with baskets on their heads, standing by Saguaro cacti.

An expansive photo record of Native American life in the early 1900s

Two Moons, Northern Cheyenne war chief, by Edward S. Curtis, "Two Moons was one of the Cheyenne chiefs at the battle of Little Bighorn in when Custer's command was annihilated by a force of Sioux and Cheyenne." (Edward S.

In 1906, Photographer Took Chillingly Beautiful Photos Of Native American Tribes