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. George Wharton James, photographer. Vintage photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: gelatin silver photographic print.