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[Strike On his Head, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, loose forelock, braids, beaded buckskin shirt, beads and two large shell disks around neck]

[Strike On his Head, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, loose forelock, braids, beaded buckskin shirt, beads and two large shell disks around neck]

 
 
description

Summary

H112963 U.S. Copyright Office.
Edward S. Curtis Collection.
Curtis no. 2635-08.

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.

Native Americans Portraits

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Date

01/01/1908
person

Contributors

Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952, photographer
place

Location

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Source

Library of Congress
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Explorenative american