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Curtis, Edward S. (1868–1952)

 Collection — Box: Photo C-62A
Identifier: WHC-P-2341

Scope and Contents

Black-and-white copy prints of images by photographer Edward S. Curtis showing Cheyenne tribal ceremonies, societies, and dances, and the traditional housing types of Indians of the southwestern U.S. Included are photographs of the Cheyenne sun dance, warrior societies, and the individuals Woista and Shot-In-The-Hand. Unpublished finding aid available.


  • Creation: ca. 1903-1929


Conditions Governing Access

On June 26, 2023, the Western History Collections began a preservation project that has made many of its collections unavailable for a period of time. This collection is among the materials temporarily unavailable. Please contact Western History Collections if you wish to be added to a contact list to be notified when this collection becomes available.

Open for public research.


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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

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