Shot in the Hand, 1909, by Edward S. Curtis. Famous warrior in the Apsaroke tribe in the Great Plains.
Edward S Curtis - after the closure of the frontier, Curtis documented the native American people recognising that a way of life had been forever lost
A Typical Nez Perce, 1910 by Edward Curtis
+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ "I'm going to venture that the man who sat on the ground in his tipi meditating on life and its meaning, accepting the kinship of all creatures, and acknowledging unity with the universe of things was infusing into his being the true essence of civilization." ~Luther Standing Bear, Oglala Lakota Sioux (1868-1939)~
You are looking at an intriguing picture of Slow Bull, a Dakota Sioux Medicine Man. It was taken in 1907 by Edward S. Curtis. The picture presents the Medicine Man standing outside his tipi gazing upward, apparently in Prayer. We have created this collection of pictures primarily to serve as an easy to access educational tool. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Image ID# 7D59DF2A