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This is a portrait of a baby in a cradleboard, taken against a dark backdrop. The baby is tied into the carrying device, which is decorated with floral motifs. A patterned blanket is draped around the base of the cradleboard.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Nez Percé Babe
1900 – 1911
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
1997/1.160
A landscape view of a river. In the foreground, reeds are visible growing in the water. On the far bank a forest of trees frame the horizon line.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
At the Site of Wahlála-Cascade
1910 – 1911
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
1987/1.197
A woman kneeling in a rocky landscape. She is near a stream with a vessel for water in her hands. She wears her hair in long braids and a cloth on her forehead.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Water Baskets—Wishham
1909 – 1911
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
1987/1.206
A photograph of a landscape with a small round structure, made with a frame and cloth cover. The structure is in the lower right foreground. In the mid-ground is a rocky landscape with large, grassy hills in the background.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Nez Percé Sweat-Lodge
1910 – 1911
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
1987/1.205
This is a portrait of an aging man in an outdoor landscape. He holds a large, carved wooden staff, which portrays an eagle at the top, and other faces and forms throughout the design. He wears an embroidered cloth draped over his body, a hat, and jewelry.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Hămaska in Tlŭ'wŭláḣŭ Costume with Speaker's Staff - Qágyuhl
1914 – 1915
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
1997/1.161
A portrait of a man in costume. He wears woven fabric with geometric designs, and holds a horn at his nose. The sleeves of his costume have feather tassles hanging from them, and he wears a feathered headdress, which is obscured as he tilts his head back.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Flathead Warrior
1910 – 1911
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
1997/1.152
A team of seven people on horses and a dog cross the desert. They appear small compared to the vast rocky landforms behind them.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Canyon de Chelly
1904
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund
1999/1.96

Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
The Fishing Pool - Southern Miwok
1888 – 1899
Gift of Howard and Margaret Bond
2019/1.297
A portrait of an aging woman. She looks directly into the lens, wearing braids, strands of beaded necklaces, and a garment with geometric lines.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Daughter of Tamáḣŭs—Cayuse
1910 – 1911
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
1987/1.204
A single-sitter portrait, with the subject wearing two braids and a decorated shirt. The subject wears large circular earrings and multiple strands of beadwork, which contrast against the dark shirt and backdrop.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Shirt—Kalispel
1910 – 1911
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
1997/1.154
This is a portrait of a young woman against a plain, dark backdrop. She wears a draped cloth garment, strands of beadwork looped around her neck. Her hair is cut in a short style with blunt, thick bangs covering her forehead. 
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Póvi-Támuⁿ ("Flower Morning") - San Ildefonso
1925 – 1926
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
1997/1.159
This is a photograph of a horse and rider. Both wear patterned, geometric costume and are framed by an wooded landscape.
Edward S. Curtis (American (North American))
Flathead Horse Trappings
1910 – 1911
Gift of Stephen M. Taylor
1997/1.157
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