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[Swallow Bird, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, painted pompadour, Apsaroke headdress, flannel shirt, beads on chest, studded pipe held in front of right arm]

[Swallow Bird, Crow Indian, Montana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, painted pompadour, Apsaroke headdress, flannel shirt, beads on chest, studded pipe held in front of right arm]

 
 
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Summary

H113006 U.S. Copyright Office.
Edward S. Curtis Collection.
Curtis no. 2678-08.

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
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Location

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Source

Library of Congress
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