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The North American Native

Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868 – 1952) was an American photographer and ethnologist most famous for his extensive documentation of Native Americans. His publication The North American Indian, a 20-volume work was created between 1907 – 1930 and commissioned by his patron… 72 more words


Edward S. Curtis

Som student ved Bilder Nordic of Photography fikk vi i oppgave å finne ett fotografi vi var inspirert av. Jeg valgte ett av de flotte indianer-fotografiene til Edward S. 107 more words


Princess Angeline - Pacific Northwest Royalty

Did you know that a princess is buried at Lake View Cemetery in Seattle?  I bet many people don’t even know who she was. The woman known as “Princess Angeline” was the daughter of Chief Sealth, aka Chief Seattle or Chief Si’ahl. 1,035 more words


“The passing of every old man or woman means the passing of some tradition, some knowledge of sacred rites possessed by no other…Consequently the information that is to be gathered, for the benefit of future generations, respecting the mode of life of one of the great races of mankind, must be collected at once or the opportunity will be lost for all time.” Edward S. 211 more words