Explore Cherokee Indians, Native American Indians and more!

Explore related topics

You are looking at an intriguing picture of Carved Posts Alert Bay. It was taken in 1914 by Edward S. Curtis.    The picture presents Two totem poles in front of a wood frame house in the Nimkish (Namgis) village Yilis (Yalis) , on Cormorant Island. Totem pole depicts an eagle representing the owner's paternal crest and a grizzly bear symbolizing the maternal one.    We have created this collection of pictures primarily to serve as an easy to access educational tool.

You are looking at an intriguing picture of Carved Posts Alert Bay. It was taken in 1914 by Edward S. Curtis. The picture presents Two totem poles in front of a wood frame house in the Nimkish (Namgis) village Yilis (Yalis) , on Cormorant Island. Totem pole depicts an eagle representing the owner's paternal crest and a grizzly bear symbolizing the maternal one. We have created this collection of pictures primarily to serve as an easy to access educational tool.

A Choctaw baby peeks out of a handwoven Choctaw rivercane pack basket at Lacombe, LA. The picture, taken in 1909, appeared in David Bushnell, Jr.'s article, “The Choctaw of Bayou Lacombe.” Photo courtesy Center for Regional Studies, SLU.

A Choctaw baby peeks out of a handwoven Choctaw rivercane pack basket at Lacombe, LA. The picture, taken in 1909, appeared in David Bushnell, Jr.'s article, “The Choctaw of Bayou Lacombe.” Photo courtesy Center for Regional Studies, SLU.

Al-che-say, Apache Scout, front row center. Back row right Rowdy, Apache. Both are Apache Scouts for the Army. Arizona, USA ck

Al-che-say, Apache Scout, front row center. Back row right Rowdy, Apache. Both are Apache Scouts for the Army. Arizona, USA ck

Rare full length portrait of Crazy Bear wearing Ghost Dance Suit. c. 1891 at Pine Ridge, S.D.

Rare full length portrait of Crazy Bear wearing Ghost Dance Suit. c. 1891 at Pine Ridge, S.D.

Pinterest
Search