Native American

Hupa Ceremonial Costume: 1923

Hupa Ceremonial Costume: 1923

Hupa (Hoopa Valley Tribe) man in white deerskin ceremonial dance costume, 1923. Native American portrait photo by Edward S. Curtis. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Whale at Neah Bay: 1910

Whale at Neah Bay: 1910

A whale being dismantled on the beach by the Makah tribe, Neah Bay, Washington. Native American photo taken in 1910 by photographer Asahel Curtis. LOC original medium: gelatin silver photographic print.

Tewa Indian Maiden: 1906

Tewa Indian Maiden: 1906

A Tewa Indian maiden (indicated by the squash-blossom hair style), 1906. Native American photograph by Edward S. Curtis. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Princess Tsianina with Doll House: 1920s

Princess Tsianina with Doll House: 1920s

Native American (Cherokee-Creek) singer Princess Tsianina with doll house furniture. Probably 1920s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Klamath Headdress: 1923

Klamath Headdress: 1923

Klamath man wearing headdress, 1923. Native American photo by photographer Edward S. Curtis. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Navajo Chief's Family: 1901

Navajo Chief's Family: 1901

Navajo chief's family looking very unhappy, 1901. Photograph shows (seated in center) Juanita Manuelito, wife of Navajo leader Maneulito, with two daughters and three grandchildren. At left: Shizie Manuelito and her daughter. At right: Ahkinbah Manuelito, her daughter, and a boy, probably George Manuelito. (Source for portrait identifications and photographer attribution: J. Denetdale, 2004.

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