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Watching The Dancers

Watching The Dancers

A group of girls on the topmost roof of Walpi, looking down into the plaza. – E. S. Curtis – Hopi women gathered on top of the wall watching a ceremony in progress at Mesa number one, known as Walpi. They are wearing their hair in the “squash blossom” style. […]

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Atsina Warriors

Atsina Warriors

A formidable group of Atsina warriors gathered on the prairie near what is now known has Fort Belknap, Montana. Here’s what I call a “real team”. They depended upon one another for their very survival. – Mountain Hawk –

On The Little Bighorn ~ Apsaroke

On The Little Bighorn ~ Apsaroke

This picturesque camp of the Apsaroke was on the Little Bighorn River, Montana, a short distance below where the Custer fight occurred. – E. S. Curtis – A great example of Curtis’s painterly treatment of a beautiful landscape, showing a slice of Indian life as it once was. The Native […]

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The Storm ~ Apache

The Storm ~ Apache

A scene in the high mountains of Apache land just before the breaking rainstorm. – E. S. Curtis – The image evokes a similar feeling as that of the more abstract “The Vanishing Race ~ Navaho”.  A group of riders, with one looking back, as they head into a stormy, […]

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An Apache Babe

An Apache Babe

 A fortunate child picture, giving a good idea of the happy disposition of Indian children, and at the same time showing the baby carrier or holder. – E. S. Curtis –