Native American children

Nez Perce infant and young boy named Art Cercle. Colville Indian Reservation, Washington, ca. Photo by Edward H.

Nez Perce people North America

Kal-kal-shua-tash (aka Jason) – Nez Perce – 1868 Ta-mas-on – Nez Perce – 1868 Nez Perce men – no date Nez Perce men and women – no date Hin-ma-toe Ya-lut-kiht (aka Chief Joseph) – Nez Perce –

Menominee Indian Woman with Papoose

Menominee Indian Woman with Papoose

There’s no date or postmark on this old postcard which shows a Native American woman with her baby in a beautiful cradleboard

choctaw indian chief | chief dan george 1899 1981 chief dan george was a

“When the White man came we had the land & they had the Bibles, now they have the land & we have the Bibles.” Chief Dan George – Indian chief of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, Canada. He was also an author, poet, Academy Award-nominated actor & film director.

Frank Albert Rinehart (1861-1928) è stato un artista americano famoso per le sue fotografie che ritraggono personaggi nativi americani, in particolare i capi e i membri delle delegazioni che hanno partecipato al Congresso Indiano 1898 a Omaha.  Le fotografie sono state realizzate con una fotocamera 8 x 10 pollici su lastre di vetro.

Attendees of the 1898 Indian Congress [Two Little Braves, Sac & Fox] by Boston Public Library. So adorable, and yet so tragic. Their braids have been cut which probably means they are students in a reform school.

learning to pray

Sometimes I go to Pow Wow dance events. All of the dancers wear traditional clothes. I like to watch them dance. I am Native American, and it's part of my heritage.

Navajo wedding

This photo shows a Navajo wedding. The adult male wore his service dress uniform with a traditional Navajo blanket. These types of blankets are very common for these types of ceremonies.