Nesjaja Hatali - Navajo Medicine Man 1904 - by Edward Curtis This photograph was made 109 years ago, shot and developed in the field. Think about that - let it sink in. I am by no means an analog purist, I love my digital gear, but work like this.
An expansive photo record of Native American life in the early 1900s
Medicine Crow As a youth of fifteen, Medicine Crow went on his first war party. In the next nineteen years, he led a vigorous and often dangerous life of a Plains Indian warrior. For twelve of those years he was a war chief.
Red Wing, a Crow Indian Brave, photo taken in 1908 in Montana by Edward S. The photograph illustrates this Crow Brave with streaks of white paint on his cheeks and hair, and a beaded buckskin shirt trimmed with ermine tails or white rabbit fur.