Five American Indians of the Arapaho Nation.
"Navaho squaw (with child)." Department of Anthropology, 1904 World's Fair. ©Missouri History Museum
"Indian Chief." Department of Anthropology, 1904 World's Fair. ©Missouri History Museum
Native American Headdress Symbolism
war paint.....an Indian's horse was known to be brave and steady when it came to fighting.These horses also showed no fear when used for buffalo hunting even though buffaloes could be twice their size and dangerous when angered or hurt.
This is a rare photograph of the Native American Piercing Ritual, a rite of manhood among the Indians. It was created in 1908 by Edward S. Curtis.
This photograph shows a Sioux Medicine Man. His name was Slow Bull. The picture was taken in 1907 by Edward Curtis