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Indians of North America

Portraits representing the numerous Native American nations that have lived on the Continent.Created by: PICRYL - Public Domain Media Search EngineDated: 1895
These portraits are valuable records that document Native American dress and customs at the end of the nineteenth century during an active period of Indian removal and hostilities against Native Americans.Library of Congress holds one of the most important collections of Native American photographic portraits.
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[Group portrait of St. Regis Mohawk men and women in costume outside log building, some on horseback]

[Group portrait of St. Regis Mohawk men and women in costume outside l...

39287 U.S. Copyright Office. From l. to r.: Black Eagle, Jake Paul, Mary Ann Black Eagle, Chief Running Deer, Phillip Big Tree, and Lily Deer. Copyright by W.S. Tanner, Lawrence, Kansas.

Chief Owen Heavy Breast (American Indian)

Chief Owen Heavy Breast (American Indian)

An old black and white photo of a native man. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Black Horse, head and shoulders portrait, facing right]

[Black Horse, head and shoulders portrait, facing right]

No. 532. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Edward S. Curtis - [Native man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Edward S. Curtis - [Native man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing fr...

LC no. 1. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Edward S. Curtis - Sings in the Mountains, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - Sings in the Mountains, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Sings in the Mountains, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. Curtis no. 216-05. LC no. 54. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Ghost Bear, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, feather headdress, beaded buckskin shirt, bead choker with shell concho, large medal on strand of metal beads]

[Ghost Bear, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing...

H113003 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2675-08.

[Lone Tree, an Apsaroke Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right

[Lone Tree, an Apsaroke Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing ri...

H113009 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2681-08. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 4, p. 143.

A Hopi cornfield, "The man with the hoe"

A Hopi cornfield, "The man with the hoe"

Public domain photograph related to Native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Splendid type of Hopi Indian, Hopi Pueblo, Arizona

Splendid type of Hopi Indian, Hopi Pueblo, Arizona

Photograph shows a male Hopi Indian, wearing a head band, an earring, necklaces and probably a buckskin jacket. Half length, standing, facing right.

"Little," the instigator of Indian Revolt at Pine Ridge, 1890

"Little," the instigator of Indian Revolt at Pine Ridge, 1890

Little, Oglala leader, full-length studio portrait seated between two standing Euro-American men; Chris Mathison (?) on left and George Bartlett on right. Copyright deposit. Title transcribed from item. Forms p... More

Edward S. Curtis - Yellow Bull--Nez Percé, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - Yellow Bull--Nez Percé, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Yellow Bull, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. LC no. 21. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] ... More

Edward S. Curtis - An Acoma man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - An Acoma man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Head-and-shoulders portrait of an Acoma man, facing front. LC no. 73. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Tah-Lay, Apache? Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing blanket and headband]

[Tah-Lay, Apache? Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, w...

H33844 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 113. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Edward S. Curtis - [An Acoma woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Edward S. Curtis - [An Acoma woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facin...

Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). LC no. 75. Public domain photograph - female portrait, the 1900s, mother, grandmother, woman, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Three Kootenai men, full-length portrait, seated against blanket in front of a log cabin, facing front, wearing traditional dress]

[Three Kootenai men, full-length portrait, seated against blanket in f...

In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission and Related Subjects, 1859-1861, leaf 47]. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1999:001.01

Group of Sioux Indians  "Spotted Tail" (photo c. 1875) Standing: Joe Merrivale; Young Spotted Tail; Antoine Janis; Seated: Touch-the-Clouds; Little Big Man; Black Cool; last two  are rapoves[?] indentified by George E. Hyde 4229 Dangler[?] St. Omaha, Neb.

Group of Sioux Indians "Spotted Tail" (photo c. 1875) Standing: Joe M...

A black and white photo of a group of people. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Winnebago woman, full-length portrait, seated, facing right]

[Winnebago woman, full-length portrait, seated, facing right]

No. 520. Possibly photographed by B.H. Gurnsey. Public domain photograph of 19th-century stereoscopic card, portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Winnebago child, full-length portrait, standing, facing front draped in blanket]

[Winnebago child, full-length portrait, standing, facing front draped ...

No. 36. Possibly photographed by C.L. Hamilton. Public domain photograph of 19th-century stereoscopic card, portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Red Cloud, Oglala division of Lakota, Sioux, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right wearing suit] / Trager and Kuhn, Chadron, Neb.

[Red Cloud, Oglala division of Lakota, Sioux, head-and-shoulders portr...

See Jerry Kearns. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Chief Pretty Eagle, Crow - Public domain portrait

Chief Pretty Eagle, Crow - Public domain portrait

Half-length portrait, facing front. 63151 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of painting by E.A. Burbank. Copyright by W. Scott Gardner, Chicago.

[Heebe-tee-tse, Shoshone Indian, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Heebe-tee-tse, Shoshone Indian, half-length portrait, facing front]

Picryl description: Public domain image of Native Americans, Indians of North America, indigenous tribes, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Mary Red Cloud, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Mary Red Cloud, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

D12900 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 625. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[White Belly, Indian, half-length portrait, facing right]

[White Belly, Indian, half-length portrait, facing right]

D12959 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 642. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Iron White Man, Sioux American Indian]

[Iron White Man, Sioux American Indian]

Iron White Man, probably a member of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing headdress and a Buffalo Falls Police star-shaped badge. LOT 10136 (location of corresponding print... More

[Woopa, a Moqui Indian, Hopi tribe, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Woopa, a Moqui Indian, Hopi tribe, half-length portrait, facing front...

H23030 U.S. Copyright Office. "Woopa-Moqui" identification adhered to mount. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Gov. Bigheart, Osage Indian, half-length portrait, facing right]

[Gov. Bigheart, Osage Indian, half-length portrait, facing right]

Copyright by O. Drum. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Yaqui matron, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing printed cotton head scarf, dotted swiss dress]

[Yaqui matron, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wear...

Photographed in Arizona. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 2175-07.

[Chief Standing Bear (possibly Luther Standing Bear) full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, holding bow and arrows]

[Chief Standing Bear (possibly Luther Standing Bear) full-length portr...

Picryl description: Public domain image of Native Americans, Indians of North America, indigenous tribes, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Hupa mother, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left, holding baby]

[Hupa mother, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left, hold...

J262592 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3840-A. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, suppl., v. 13, pl. 450.

Edward S. Curtis - [Shows As He Goes, half-length portrait]

Edward S. Curtis - [Shows As He Goes, half-length portrait]

Edward S. Curtis created this half-length portrait of a young Indian while visiting Apache Indian groups from 1903-1907. The image displays Curtis' remarkable ability to fashion portraits incorporating traditio... More

Edward S. Curtis - [Shows As He Goes, half-length portrait]

Edward S. Curtis - [Shows As He Goes, half-length portrait]

Edward S. Curtis created this half-length portrait of a young Indian while visiting Apache Indian groups from 1903-1907. The image displays Curtis' remarkable ability to fashion portraits incorporating traditio... More

[Eagle Shirt, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right]

[Eagle Shirt, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right]

74256 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 371. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Ta Wits Nan - Ute, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, wearing beaver stole around his neck, checkered shirt, and war "vest"]

[Ta Wits Nan - Ute, half-length portrait, facing slightly left, wearin...

64929 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 153. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Little Eagle, Indian, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right]

[Little Eagle, Indian, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing r...

74227 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 246. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Edward S. Curtis - Nez Percé man

Edward S. Curtis - Nez Percé man

Full-length portrait of a Nez Percé man, facing front. 71461 U.S. Copyright Office. LC no. 20. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Big Man, half-length portrait, facing front holding decorated shield]

[Big Man, half-length portrait, facing front holding decorated shield]

No. 1779. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Eagle Shirt, Sioux Indian, full-length portrait, facing slightly right, standing in front of studio backdrop]

[Eagle Shirt, Sioux Indian, full-length portrait, facing slightly righ...

4307 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 456. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Paul Moose, Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Paul Moose, Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

D12911 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 643. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Washakie, Chief of Shoshones, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Washakie, Chief of Shoshones, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing fro...

Picryl description: Public domain image of Native Americans, Indians of North America, indigenous tribes, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Edward S. Curtis - Navaho man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - Navaho man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Navaho man wrapped in blanket and wearing headband. LC no. 13. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Iahla, "Willow", Taos, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[Iahla, "Willow", Taos, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Hopi (Moqui) Indian Yu-Kehomia--hostile opposed to education

Hopi (Moqui) Indian Yu-Kehomia--hostile opposed to education

Half-length portrait, left profile. National Photo Company Collection. No. 3331.

Edward S. Curtis - [The Grizzly Bear, Piegan, half-length portrait, facing front]

Edward S. Curtis - [The Grizzly Bear, Piegan, half-length portrait, fa...

J150198s U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3232-10. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 6, p. 20.

Edward S. Curtis - Wishham (i.e., Wishram) girl

Edward S. Curtis - Wishham (i.e., Wishram) girl

Tlakluit woman, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing a heavily beaded buckskin dress, several necklaces, beads, shells, dentalium-shell nose ornament and a headdress of beads and hollow-centered Chinese ... More

[American Indian] Chief Stabbed-By-Mistake

[American Indian] Chief Stabbed-By-Mistake

A black and white photo of a native man. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[American Indian Chief Two Guns White Calf & Baron Ago Von Maltzen]

[American Indian Chief Two Guns White Calf & Baron Ago Von Maltzen]

Photograph shows Two Guns White Calf (1872-1934) who was Chief of Sihasapa (Blackfeet) Indians with German diplomat Adolf Georg Otto "Ago" von Maltzan (1877-1927). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Edward S. Curtis - A Wailaki man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - A Wailaki man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Wailaki man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. J268407 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 4023. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Cur... More

[Calvin Coolidge, half-length portrait, standing, facing left, tipping his hat]

[Calvin Coolidge, half-length portrait, standing, facing left, tipping...

National Photo Company Collection. No. 32764. LC-F8-32764 (b&w glass plate neg. - slightly stained)

[Native American chiefs Frank Seelatse and Chief Jimmy Noah Saluskin of the Yakama tribe posed, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, with the U.S. Capitol behind them]

[Native American chiefs Frank Seelatse and Chief Jimmy Noah Saluskin o...

National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). In album: v. 1, p. 9, no. 40873. Another copy in LOT 12337-1.

Edward S. Curtis - Que Que Tas, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - Que Que Tas, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Native man. Curtis no. 272-05. LC no. 64. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Edward S. Curtis - Weasel Tail--Piegan

Edward S. Curtis - Weasel Tail--Piegan

Weasel Tail, half-length portrait, facing front, holding tomahawk. Curtis no. 62. LC no. 25. Copyright by Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North Americ... More

[Little Robe, Cheyenne Indian, half-length portrait, seated, facing right]

[Little Robe, Cheyenne Indian, half-length portrait, seated, facing ri...

National Photo Company Collection. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Native American man, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Native American man, half-length portrait, facing front]

Photo from Indian Wigwam, Julius Meyer, Omaha, Nebraska. On verso: Eaton, photographer.

[Three Winnebago men, full-length portraits, seated, facing front] / photograph by W.H. Illingworth.

[Three Winnebago men, full-length portraits, seated, facing front] / p...

Public domain photograph of 19th-century stereoscopic card, portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Winnebago woman, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Winnebago woman, half-length portrait, facing front]

Possibly photographed by C.L. Hamilton. Public domain photograph of 19th-century stereoscopic card, portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Battle, no. 2, half-length portrait, facing left; holding feather headdress]

[Battle, no. 2, half-length portrait, facing left; holding feather hea...

No. 394. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Yellow Shirt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Yellow Shirt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

Copyright by Heyn. No. 434. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Holy Frog(?) (left) and Big Turnips(?), American Indians]

[Holy Frog(?) (left) and Big Turnips(?), American Indians]

Holy Frog(?) and Big Turnips (?), probably members of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, half-length portrait, one wearing a headdress. Title from mount of corresponding print in LOT 10136. LOT 10136 (location of c... More

[Joseph Two, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Joseph Two, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

D12895 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 631. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Iron White Man, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

[Iron White Man, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

Iron White Man, half-length portrait, facing front. LOT 10136 (location of corresponding print made by the Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in 1964). Gift, Mina Turner, Käsebier's granddaughter ; 19... More

Portrait of Pocahontas, in the Capitol, Richmond, Virginia

Portrait of Pocahontas, in the Capitol, Richmond, Virginia

Public domain image of portrait painting, 17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[The Dancer, Crow Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[The Dancer, Crow Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

H66935 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1309-05.

Edward S. Curtis - An Acoma man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Edward S. Curtis - An Acoma man, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Acoma man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. Curtis no. 1190-04. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, ... More

The Hopi maiden, Head and Shoulders Portrait

The Hopi maiden, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Hopi woman, left profile. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Yaqui man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Yaqui man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Dr. Joseph, chief medecine [i.e. medicine] man of the Swinomish Reservation / Photo by O.J. Wingren., La Conner, Wash.

Dr. Joseph, chief medecine [i.e. medicine] man of the Swinomish Reserv...

Photograph shows portrait of elderly Swinomish traditional healer. H97245 U.S. Copyright Office. "No. 3."

[Red Bird, Sioux Indian, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, wearing feathered headdress]

[Red Bird, Sioux Indian, half-length portrait, seated, facing left, we...

H116-230 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by John A. Johnson, W. Somerville, Mass.

[Fish Shows, an Apsaroke Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, pompadour, temple braids painted white, 2 eagle feathers, disk earring, shell beads with large disk ornaments, beaded buckskin shirt]

[Fish Shows, an Apsaroke Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing f...

Picryl description: Public domain image of Native Americans, Indians of North America, indigenous tribes, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Edward S. Curtis - [Quinault female head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left]

Edward S. Curtis - [Quinault female head-and-shoulders portrait, facin...

J182542 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3400-12. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30 suppl., v. 9, oppos. p. 22.

Edward S. Curtis - [Klamath woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left

Edward S. Curtis - [Klamath woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing...

J262572 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3906-A. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, suppl., v. 13, pl. 436.

Edward S. Curtis - Head Carry - Public domain portrait print

Edward S. Curtis - Head Carry - Public domain portrait print

Half-length portrait of a Native man, wearing headdress, facing front. Curtis no. 73. LC no. 92. Copyright by Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Crow Indian Chief, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War time.

Crow Indian Chief, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War time.

An old black and white photo of a native man. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Cheyenne Indian Chief, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War time.

Cheyenne Indian Chief, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War t...

A black and white photo of a man sitting in a chair. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Crow Indian Chief, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War time.

Crow Indian Chief, Glass negative photograph, American Civil War time.

An old photo of a man dressed in native clothing. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Indian Group. Chief Ouray & Chipeta (Ute Tribe)

Indian Group. Chief Ouray & Chipeta (Ute Tribe)

A black and white photo of a group of people. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Running Horse, half-length portrait, facing slightly right with arms folded; wearing feather headdress and bone breast plate]

[Running Horse, half-length portrait, facing slightly right with arms ...

No. 133. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Thomas American Horse, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right]

[Thomas American Horse, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightl...

60111 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 242. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Mary Martin, Indian, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding cradleboard] / Heyn & Matzen, Chicago.

[Mary Martin, Indian, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing sl...

D10876 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1817. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A Zuni man - Public domain portrait

A Zuni man - Public domain portrait

Zuni man wearing ragged headband and blanket. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[A Taos girl, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front]

[A Taos girl, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front]

H70935 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1634-05. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 16, p.54.

Edward S. Curtis - [Alchise, Apache Indian, half-length portrait, left profile]

Edward S. Curtis - [Alchise, Apache Indian, half-length portrait, left...

H87147 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1914-06.

[Yellow Horse--Yanktonai, half-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, with long braids, two eagle feathers in hair, wrapped in buffalo skin]

[Yellow Horse--Yanktonai, half-length portrait, standing, facing sligh...

H118519 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 2456-05. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v.... More

The Sentinels, Hopi land / Frederick I. Monsen photo.

The Sentinels, Hopi land / Frederick I. Monsen photo.

Two Hopi children, one with bow and arrows, seated on adobe building. H110052 U.S. Copyright Office.

[Kashhila--Wishham. Male Chinookan Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, with pompadour, fur wrapped braids, bead choker around neck, beaded buckskin shirt, fur sash over left shoulder]

[Kashhila--Wishham. Male Chinookan Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait...

Picryl description: Public domain image of Native Americans, Indians of North America, indigenous tribes, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Geronimo, half-length portrait, facing front] / photo by A.B. Canady, Altoona, Kas., U.S.A.

[Geronimo, half-length portrait, facing front] / photo by A.B. Canady,...

H101720 U.S. Copyright Office. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[An Apache girl, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing bead necklace, with blanket around her]

[An Apache girl, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing be...

Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 127. LC no. 86. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Two Winnebago men, full-length portraits, seated] / photographed by W.H. Illingworth.

[Two Winnebago men, full-length portraits, seated] / photographed by W...

Public domain photograph of 19th-century stereoscopic card, portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Grant Richards and wife, full-length portraits]

[Grant Richards and wife, full-length portraits]

National Photo Company Collection. Copy of photograph from the Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology.

Capt. Geo Sword, chief of police with Buffalo Bill's Indians, Pine Ridge Agency, S.D. / W.R. Cross, portrait & view photographer, ... Hot Springs, S. Dak.

Capt. Geo Sword, chief of police with Buffalo Bill's Indians, Pine Rid...

Members of Lakota or Sioux tribe in predominantly traditional dress, posed with police chief in uniform. 10047W U.S. Copyright Office. No. 480.

Rain-In-The-Face. (Sioux Indian) / A. Zeese & Co., Chi.

Rain-In-The-Face. (Sioux Indian) / A. Zeese & Co., Chi.

Rain-In-The-Face, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, in traditional Sioux costume. Copyright 1893 by Place & Coover. Illus. in: Oriental portrait types of the midway plaisance. St. Louis, Mo. : Publis... More

[American Indian student, half-length portrait, facing right, taken at Hampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia]

[American Indian student, half-length portrait, facing right, taken at...

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Eskimo man standing on railroad tracks] - Frank G. Carpenter collection

[Eskimo man standing on railroad tracks] - Frank G. Carpenter collecti...

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Hopi bridal costume - Public domain portrait print

Hopi bridal costume - Public domain portrait print

Hopi woman's bridal wear which includes thick leggings, dark dress and a white blanket draped across her shoulders.

[Iron White Man, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

[Iron White Man, a Sioux Indian from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show]

Iron White Man, half-length portrait, facing front. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[The Red Man (Sioux Indian)] - Public domain portrait print

[The Red Man (Sioux Indian)] - Public domain portrait print

American Indian man, probably a member of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, bust portrait, facing front, wrapped in blanket. Title from negative sleeve. Gift, Mina Turner, Käsebier's granddaughter ; 1964.

[Half-length portrait of Indian with decorated face, feather and bead ornaments, seated, facing right] / D.D. Wilder, The Dalles, Ore., photographer, novelties, Indian curios.

[Half-length portrait of Indian with decorated face, feather and bead ...

H26198(?) U.S. Copyright Office. No. 5. Public domain photograph of native Americans, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Yellow Wolf, Nez Percé warrior, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Yellow Wolf, Nez Percé warrior, half-length portrait, facing left]

H122268 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Wades in Water, Piegan Indian, full-length portrait, seated on floor, facing front, with braids, beaded buckskin shirt and leggings, beads with ermine tail trim]

[Wades in Water, Piegan Indian, full-length portrait, seated on floor,...

J139765 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 3097-09.

[Chief Big Moon, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Chief Big Moon, half-length portrait, facing left]

G46669 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of painting by Joe Scheuerle. Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Daughter of Chief Kamakur, Nez Percé tribe, half-length portrait, facing front]

[Daughter of Chief Kamakur, Nez Percé tribe, half-length portrait, fac...

J207489 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by L.V. McWhorter, North Yakima, Wash.

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