Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)

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Edward S. Curtis - Plate 235 Flathead Childhood border=
Title:
Plate 235 Flathead Childhood
Date:
1910
Size:
Portfolio, 22 x 18 inches
Medium:
Vintage Photogravure
 
This image was published in Volume VII of "The North American Indian" by Edward S. Curtis. Volume VII recorded Salishan and Tribes of the Interior: Collvilles, Kalispel, Lakes, Methow, Nespilim and Sanpoel, Sinkiuse, Spokan, Coeur D'Alenes, Flatheads, and Pend D'Oreilles. These tribal regions consisted of Washington, Idaho, and Montana- The country lying between the Rocky Mountains and the Cascades, and south of the Canadian border to the forty seventh parallel (forty-sixth in Montana).

This portrait depicts a young Flathead child fully dressed in traditional garb smiling in the outdoors.
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