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American Indians

Osage Orange: The Wonder Wood of the American Plains

July 13, 2018

Drive along a back country road in the fall in the most states, and you will likely see Osage oranges littering the road. The large, green, knobby balls look nothin...

41 Photos Document Everyday Life of Native Americans in...

August 22, 2017

Between 1928 and 1934, the French-American anthropologist, artist, and writer Paul Coze (1903-1974) made four trips across western Canada collecting ethnographic ...

Portrait Photos of the Oldest Native American to Have E...

August 3, 2017

White Wolf a.k.a. Chief John Smith lived between 1785-1922 and is considered the oldest Native American to have ever lived. When asked the secret to good health, ...

Beautiful Portraits of Chiefs of the Sioux Native Ameri...

July 26, 2017

The Sioux are a Native American tribe and First Nations band government in North America, comprising three major divisions based on language variety and subcultur...

War Bonnets: A Symbol of Honour and Respect for the Nat...

June 20, 2017

The war bonnets of American Indians were not just a colorful display of culture and traditions; it was also a symbol of great respect given to a certain individu...

Portraits of American Indians Before and After Entering...

April 2, 2017

The Cumberland County Historical Society in Carlisle, Pennsylvania has boxes upon boxes of photos and archives from the Carlisle Indian School - including the con...