An expansive photo record of Native American life in the early 1900s
Edward S. Curtis spent more than 20 years documenting over 80 tribes across North America.
Zitkala-Sa was a Yankton Sioux woman. She was well educated and went on to become an accomplished author, musician and composer - she wrote the first American Indian opera, The Sun Opera, in 1913. She went on to work for the reform of Indian policies in the United States
+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Native American Chiricahua woman Elsie Vance Chestuen at Fort Sill.
Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.