People and Cultures
Indian Mother and child , 1905, Oregon
curley, ashishishe, crow scout that helped guide Custer/7th cavalry to Little Bighorn in1876 in pursuit of what the white man considered to be hostile Sioux & Cheyenne forces under Crazy Horse, Gall & Sitting Bull.These man were merely trying to defend their way of life. He's believed to be sole survivor of the 5 companies that rode w/ Custer. I assume that was purely by accident 'cause he was an Indian. by d.f. barry, 1878. (One of C's paintings hangs in the Occidental Hotel, Wy. See pics.)
Girls wearing a bonnet called a Qarqush, Shaharah, Yemen. Steeped in ritual and tradition the Qarqush, Yemen's traditional headdress. “I remember when all the girls in Old Sana’a would put a qarqush on their heads,” Amat Al-Razaq Jahaf, the head of the Sana’ani Heritage House, recalls. Today, she says, it’s only a handful of girls in Yemen’s dwindling Jewish community that don the traditional Yemeni headdress.
A Tibetan boy holding the hand of his father who works on the road construction, Tibet. (Photo and caption by Sergi Barisashvili)