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[Calico - Oglala, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[Calico - Oglala, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Published in Edward S. Curtis, North American Indian, vol. 3, p. 2. No. 2551-07.

Sunset of Muir Inlet, Glacier Bay, Alaska

Sunset of Muir Inlet, Glacier Bay, Alaska

Large ice formations in water; mountains in background. No. 219. Copyrighted by Edward H. Harriman. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Libra... More

Nez Percé man

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).

Moki melon eaters / E.S. Curtis.

Moki melon eaters / E.S. Curtis.

Version C: two Native American children eating a melon. No. 755.

Burros and Moki men on the road

Burros and Moki men on the road

D22417 U.S. Copyright Office. Title transcribed from item. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 768.

[Gobuguoy, Walpi girl, half-length portrait, facing front, hair tied in swirls on sides of head, metal bead and bell choker, printed cotton dress, cotton shawl around shoulders]
Tewa girls

Tewa girls

Two Tewa girls standing outside pueblo building. Title from item. On verso: Tewa girls Moki (Hopi) girls on steps. Curtis no. 684. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in:... More

Snake priest / E.S. Curtis.

Snake priest / E.S. Curtis.

Native American man seated, three-quarter-length, facing front. No. 672.

Iron Breast--Piegan

Iron Breast--Piegan

Iron Breast, full-length portrait of a Piegan man, standing, wearing war bonnet, holding tomahawk and animal pelt draped over his arm. Curtis no. 51. LC no. 79. Copyright by Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Cur... More

Moki melon eaters [D]

Moki melon eaters [D]

Two Hopi children seated on ground eating melon. H22424 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 756. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Mishongnovi, Middle Mesa Pueblo

Mishongnovi, Middle Mesa Pueblo

H22412 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 732. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

We-Ton

We-Ton

We-Ton, half-length portrait, facing front. Curtis no. 77. LC no. 72. Copyright by Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Snake dancer in costume

Snake dancer in costume

Hopi snake dancer, full-length portrait, standing, facing front. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 675.

Moki melon eaters

Moki melon eaters

Two Hopi girls seated on ground eating melons. D22425 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 753. Title transcribed from item.

Nunipayo [i.e. Nampeyo] decorating pottery

Nunipayo [i.e. Nampeyo] decorating pottery

Photograph show Tewa Hopi potter Nampeyo seated on mat painting designs on pottery. Title from item. Curtis no. 702. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[The terraced houses of Zuni]

[The terraced houses of Zuni]

Adobe buildings. H34049 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 805. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Cur... More

Chideh--Apache

Chideh--Apache

Head-and-shoulders portrait of an Apache youth, facing front. Curtis no. 124. LC no. 33. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North Ameri... More

[Two Apache Indian women at campfire, cooking pot in front of one]

[Two Apache Indian women at campfire, cooking pot in front of one]

H36599 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 905.

White River Valley--Apache

White River Valley--Apache

Three Apache men riding pack horses along rocky bottom land. Curtis no. 118. LC no. 29. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North Americ... More

Cha Cah Tana

Cha Cah Tana

Cha Cah Tana, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front. Curtis no. 112. LC no. 26. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

A Mohave type

A Mohave type

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Mohave Indian, facing front. Curtis no. 149. LC no. 45. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Home of the Havasupai

Home of the Havasupai

Havasupai woman seated in doorway of wickiup made from small trees, brush, reeds and earth; peach orchard blooms in background, sandstone canyon wall behind. H34025 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curti... More

[Zuni water carriers]

[Zuni water carriers]

Two females, full length, wearing blankets, pots on heads. H37678 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 810. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Cu... More

Mohave--Judith

Mohave--Judith

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Mohave woman, facing front. H34006 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Edward Sheriff Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Oz Sue

Oz Sue

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Native American man, facing front. Curtis no. 114. LC no. 27. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Zuni portrait]

[Zuni portrait]

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Zuni woman. H34053 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 813.

Chino

Chino

Chino, head-and-shoulders portrait of a Native American, facing front. Curtis no. 135. LC no. 38. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Zuni ornaments

Zuni ornaments

Zuni woman wearing jewelry. H34048 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 804. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Ed... More

[Apache Wickiup(?)]

[Apache Wickiup(?)]

Rounded structure made out of grass, with baskets in front. H37672 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 898.

Judith--Mohave

Judith--Mohave

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Mohave woman, right profile. Curtis no. 144. LC no. 41. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North Ameri... More

A Zuni belle

A Zuni belle

Zuni woman, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing blanket. H340 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 828. Copyright by E.S. Curtis.

At the ford

At the ford

Three Apaches, one with a child, with horses laden with water jugs, a colt, and a dog stopped beside a stream. H36606 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 116. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part... More

A camp among the oaks

A camp among the oaks

Campsite with two tent-like shelters, one with child and baby in cradleboard outside, dog in foreground. H33842 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 128. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis C... More

Apache babe in carrier / E.S. Curtis.

Apache babe in carrier / E.S. Curtis.

H34038 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 883.

Grinding medicine--Zuni

Grinding medicine--Zuni

Zuni man lying on blanket grinding medicine. H34034 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 109. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. C... More

Si Wa Wata Wa

Si Wa Wata Wa

Si Wa Wata Wa, bust portrait, facing front, wearing blanket and handkerchief headband. H34043 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 107. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library... More

Zuni girls

Zuni girls

Two Zuni girls standing in front of pueblo buildings. H34047 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 820.

Jack Shiggie

Jack Shiggie

Native American, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile. H33851 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 122. LC no. 32. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Zuni bread maker]

[Zuni bread maker]

Zuni woman making bread. H34035 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 821.

[Mohave woman carrying water on her head and holding child]

[Mohave woman carrying water on her head and holding child]

H34037 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 140. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30 Suppl., v. 2, plate 58.

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

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

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

Apache De Gazza

Apache De Gazza

Head-and-shoulders portrait of elderly man. H04052 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 903.

Zuni girl with jar

Zuni girl with jar

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Zuni girl with pottery jar on her head. H34029 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 829.

[Head-and-shoulders portrait of Shiwawatiwa, a Zuni Indian, facing front]

[Head-and-shoulders portrait of Shiwawatiwa, a Zuni Indian, facing fro...

H34045 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 106. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 17, p. 112.

Zuni girl

Zuni girl

Three-quarter length portrait of Zuni girl peering around building. H34031 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 825.

[A corner of Zuni]

[A corner of Zuni]

Adobe buildings and Indians. H37675 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by E.S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 808. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : E... More

Apache Yenin Guy

Apache Yenin Guy

Half-length portrait of Apache man. H34044 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 884.

[O Che Che, Mohave Indian woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[O Che Che, Mohave Indian woman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing f...

H36603 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 981.

An Ostoho Cow Boy--Apache

An Ostoho Cow Boy--Apache

Half-length portrait, facing front. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 897.

Nature's mirror--Navaho

Nature's mirror--Navaho

Woman standing on rock in reflecting pool of water. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 987. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 1, p. 66.

The daughter of the desert--Navaho

The daughter of the desert--Navaho

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Navajo woman, facing front. LC no. 4. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Gennetoa the Renegade--Apache

Gennetoa the Renegade--Apache

Head-and-shoulders portrait of an Apache man, facing front. Curtis no. 120. LC no. 12. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North Am... More

Yebichai initiation outdoors

Yebichai initiation outdoors

Group of Indians, most on horseback, watching initiation of young Indian man. No. 1051-04.

Yebichai, patient in sweat bath

Yebichai, patient in sweat bath

Indian wrapped in blanket with medicine man and another man standing over him. No. 1058-04.

A policeman

A policeman

Photograph shows half-length portrait of a Navajo man identified as a policeman. H52447 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 990. Sitter previously mis-identified as John Boone or Thic... More

The vanishing race--Navaho

The vanishing race--Navaho

Photograph shows Navajos on horseback riding away from photographer. Original photogravure produced in Boston by John Andrew & Son, c1904. Curtis no. 984. Title from item. Also available as a platinum photograp... More

Many Goats

Many Goats

Many Goats, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 991.

Jicarilla girl

Jicarilla girl

Native American girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing front. No. 1250-04.

Ga askidi, Zahadolzha, Haschelti--Navaho

Ga askidi, Zahadolzha, Haschelti--Navaho

The God of Harvest, Fringe Mouth, and Talking God for a Yébĭchai healing ceremony or night chant. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edwa... More

The vanishing race--Navaho

The vanishing race--Navaho

Photograph shows Navajos on horseback riding away from photographer. Curtis no. 984. Title from illustration of same image in the book The North American Indian by E.S. Curtis. Notation in lower left corner, "C... More

A Chief of the Desert

A Chief of the Desert

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Native American man, facing right. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 1012.

Navaho child

Navaho child

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Navajo child, facing front. LC no. 10. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

A child of the desert

A child of the desert

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Navajo Indian child, facing front, blanket around back of head and shoulders. H52471 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. X1022.

Navajos

Navajos

Group of Pueblo Indians, three men in front holding snakes, two Caucasian men in center. H56693 U.S. Copyright Office. Title taken from item. Copyright by Gerhard Sisters. On verso: Faded image of girl reclining on sofa.

A Navaho [with blanket wrapped around head and shoulders]

A Navaho [with blanket wrapped around head and shoulders]

Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. No. 1014.

Nez Percé with furcap

Nez Percé with furcap

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Nez Perce man, facing front. Curtis no. 235-05. LC no. 58. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Navajo girl

Navajo girl

Curtis no. 1023. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seatt... More

The blanket maker - Navaho

The blanket maker - Navaho

Navajo woman, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, holding yarn, facing slightly right. H52452 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Curtis no. 1011. Published in: The... More

A chief of the desert--Navaho / E.S. Curtis.

A chief of the desert--Navaho / E.S. Curtis.

Head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right. H52433 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 989. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30 suppl., v. 1, pl. 26.

[Nayenezgani--Navaho]

[Nayenezgani--Navaho]

Indian, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, wearing dark leather mask, fur ruff, cloth girdle, silver concho belt and necklaces. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1074-04. Published in: The Nort... More

Navaho man

Navaho man

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).

Old Geronimo Catcher

Old Geronimo Catcher

Old Geronimo Catcher, head-and-shoulders portrait, right profile. Curtis no. 198-04. LC no. 49. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Haschezhini--Navaho]

[Haschezhini--Navaho]

Photo shows a Native American man, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing dark leather mask, fur ruff, nude torso painted with black and white splotches. Title from published source. Curtis no. X1076-04. F... More

The Cheyenne Belle

The Cheyenne Belle

Half lenghth portrait of a Cheyenne woman, right profile. Curtis no. 258-05. LC no. 62. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Group of Navahos in Tesakod Canyon

Group of Navahos in Tesakod Canyon

Group of Navajos, most on horseback, pause at the bottom of a rocky canyon. LC no. 12. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Nayenezgani--Navaho]

[Nayenezgani--Navaho]

Indian, half-length portrait, facing front, wearing dark mask, fur ruff, paint on torso. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. X1066-04. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, W... More

In the canyon's depth--Navaho

In the canyon's depth--Navaho

Several Navajo men on horseback make their way, in line formation, at the foot of a canyon. LC no. 8. Copyright by Edward S. Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

A Navaho smile

A Navaho smile

Photo shows a Navaho woman sitting outside doorway, right hand on cheek, facing front, smiling. H52469 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 1020. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Librar... More

[Zahadolzha--Navaho]

[Zahadolzha--Navaho]

Indian, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing leather mask with basket cap, fur ruff, nude torso painted with white lines. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. X1069-04. Published in: The North ... More

At the old well of Acoma

At the old well of Acoma

Photo shows an Acoma girl, seated on rock, watching as another girl fills a pottery vessel with water from a pool. H53280 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 1165. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis... More

Many Goat's son

Many Goat's son

Head-and shoulders portrait of Navajo boy, facing front, blanket wrapped around him. H52453 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. X992.

[Head-and-shoulders portrait of Navajo woman, facing front]

[Head-and-shoulders portrait of Navajo woman, facing front]

Navajo woman wearing silver squash blossom necklace, concho belt, blanket draped over shoulders. H52460 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1019.

A man of Palm Springs--Cahuilla

A man of Palm Springs--Cahuilla

Indian man, half-length portrait, facing left. No. 1613-05. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 15, p. 126.

Tom Poqui

Tom Poqui

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Tewa woman. H71023 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1760-05.

Watching the morning races

Watching the morning races

Group of Hopi Indians looking into the distance at valley floor. H55527 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1105-04.

Navajo with fur cap

Navajo with fur cap

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Navajo man, facing right, wearing fur cap, turquois earring, shell necklace, silver button strap over shoulder, and velvet shirt. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1078-04.

Upshaw--Apsaroke

Upshaw--Apsaroke

Upshaw, an Apsaroke man in full headdress, half-length portrait, facing front. H66936 U.S. Copyright Office. Curtis no. 1312-05. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: T... More

Three chanters--Navaho

Three chanters--Navaho

Three Navajo men seated on ground, facing slightly right, one holding rattle. H55574 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 1052-04. On verso: Yebichai Three chanters. Forms part of: Edward S. Curti... More

[Toneneli and Haschelti]

[Toneneli and Haschelti]

Two Navajo men impersonating two Yebichai, Toneneli (Water God) and Haschelti (Talking God) on the 6th day of the Yebichai ceremony. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1056-04.

[The Patient]

[The Patient]

Portrait of Navajo man, head-and-shoulders, facing front, rag headband, blanket over shoulders. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1059-04.

Jicarilla fiesta

Jicarilla fiesta

Jicarilla Apaches, most on horse back, moving toward encampment. Title from item. Curtis no. 1247-04. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

A Cahuilla child

A Cahuilla child

Indian girl leaning against palm tree holding large basket. No. 1611-05. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 1907-30, v. 15, p. 30.

Jicarilla camp

Jicarilla camp

Tipis and tents in an open area, covered wagons in background, mountains in the distance. H555657 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 1258-04. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library ... More

Rigid and statuesque

Rigid and statuesque

Photo shows three Crow men, facing right, on rock ledge. H66942 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Curtis no. 1322-05. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

Snake dancer and "Hugger" [A]

Snake dancer and "Hugger" [A]

Hopi men performing snake dance ceremony, others watch in background. Title from item. Curtis no. 1098-04. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress). Published in: The North American Indi... More

[The plains of the Dakota--Sioux]

[The plains of the Dakota--Sioux]

Three Sioux Indians of horseback on plains with rock formation in background. H66984 U.S. Copyright Office. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1471-05.

Hopi virgin

Hopi virgin

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a Hopi woman, facing front. Title transcribed from item. LC no. 7. Copyright by Edward Sheriff Curtis. Forms part of: Edward S. Curtis Collection (Library of Congress).

[Flute dancers at Tureva Spring (B)]

[Flute dancers at Tureva Spring (B)]

Dancers preparing for ceremony on upper terrace. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1118-04.

[Acoma from the church top]

[Acoma from the church top]

View of Acoma pueblo, Acoma, New Mexico, and distant horizon. Edward S. Curtis Collection. Curtis no. 1169-04. Published in: The North American Indian / Edward S. Curtis. [Seattle, Wash.] : Edward S. Curtis, 19... More