Time of the famous buffalo hunt in honor of the Grand Duke Alexis.
Boxing Scenes during the 1920s by George Wesley Bellows. Preliminaries to the Big Bout. Madison Square Garden New York 1916. Counted Out, (K.O. The Last Count) 1921 Training Quarters (Taking… Read More
Scene In An Opium Den, In Pell Street, New York. Frequented By Working Girls. 1883.
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The Midewiwin is the society of the Mide or Shamans, popularly designated as the Grand Medicine Society. Its ritual, and the traditions of Indian genesis and cosmogony, constitute a powerful religion.
Albert Sterner. American Beauty. Illustration (1906). Publication: Paintings by Leading American Artists 1908. Publisher: Collier & Son.
Iroquois. Assineboin. Crow. Pawnee Woman. Assineboin in gala dress. Dakotah or Sioux warrior. Dakotah or Sioux woman.
Mongol Race – Lapps and Esquimaux clothing. From left: 1.2. Swedish Lapps. 3.4. Norwegian Lapps. 5.6. Esquimaux from Victoria Land. 7. Esquimaux from Cape Barrow. The Comprehensive Atlas and Geography… Read More
American Colonial style 18th century.
THE preceding engraving are taken from the original portraits, in the possession of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Keesheswa is a medicine man of note in the Meskwaki tribe, and, so far as we can judge from appearances, is a devout believer in his science.