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Incredible portrait of a Nez Perce Indian. Photo taken in 1910 by Edward S. Curtis.

E. S. Curtis (1904) North American Indian

You are looking at an intriguing picture entitled "Navaho Smile". It was taken in 1904 by Edward S. Curtis. The picture presents a Navaho woman sitting outside her doorway, with her right hand on her cheek, with a beautiful smile. One must wonder about the kind thoughts that are leading to such a cheerful face.

Madonna of the North, Native American by Edward Curtis


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This dramatic photo of Three Eagles, an associate of Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, was copyrighted by Edward Curtis in 1910. More


Each Of These Little Known Photos From History Have A Bizarre Story Behind Them

gertrude three finger - could she have a better name. wish time gave her a different story.

Edward S. Curtis, “The Piki Maker" The woman is seen cooking in her Hopi Native American pueblo over one hundred years ago, recalling a past that has almost been erased

"A Native American Child"--Edward Curtis, 1906 She looks afraid and angry. She should be.

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American Indian portraits by Edward S. Curtis

About the same time Europe was emerging from it’s Dark Ages, the Anasazi, the ancestral Pueblo people, flourished in the desert areas of the American Southwest. Description from I searched for this on