Curtis’s colossal work is just amazing and hope you enjoy these beautiful images of these amazing people.
20 Rare Photographs Revealing What the Life of Native Americans Was Like 100 Years Ago
In 1906, Edward Sheriff Curtis, a commercial photographer from Seattle, was contacted by the famous banker J.P. Morgan who offered him $75,000 to create a photo series of Native Americans. Edward accepted the offer and spent more than 20 years traveling across North America, taking thousands of photographs and writing down the songs and stories well over 80 tribes.
Image Credits: © Curtis (Edward S.) Collection