Ethnologist Edward S. Curtis was commissioned to document the Native American Culture between 1906 and 1930, and now, a book curated by Christopher Cardozo brings a collection of 100 of the photographer's 40,000 negatives. It is a stunning collection of photographs that are an important historical documentation of the Native Peoples of America and their culture. Check out these 7 highlight photos that exhibit the beauty and wonder of the collection.
Edward S. Curtis spent almost 30 years documenting Native Americans in the South West. He was extremely dedicated to his work, believing that he was studying a dying race.
Waiting In The Forest
Taken in Cheyenne, Wyoming, in 1910, this image shows an individual who does not seem too thrilled about having their picture taken.