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White Cloud (Sicangu) 1880

Source - Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Red Cloud - Oglala - 1880 {Note: It is said that Red Cloud received his name because a red comet traveled through the sky in the year he was born, in 1822.}

Red Cloud (Lakota: Maȟpíya Lúta) – December was a war leader and a chief of the Oglala Lakota.

Here we present a rare image of Stinking Bear. It was taken in 1905 by Edward S. Curtis.

:::::::::: Vintage Photograph ::::::::: Dakota Sioux Man by Edward Sheriff Curtis. This is beautiful.

A Navaho Smile, 1904, Edward Curtis

I love Edward Curtis' account of the Native American people. Navajo Girl - "Navaho Smile" taken in 1904 by Edward S.