The fingers were those of famous enemies, noted for their superior courage and bravery, whom the Cheyennes had killed in battle during their various wars.
ZUÑI MASKS AND KŌ-YĒ-MĒ-SHI. GROUP OF SÄ-LÄ-MŌ-BĪ-YA MASKS. 1. KŌ-YĒ-MĒ-SHI – 2. PA-OO-TI-WA – 3. SAI-A-HLI-A. Ceremonial masks for rain and corn dance of Zuni Indians of North America Southwest. Read more: INVOLUNTARY INITIATION INTO… Read More
Scalp Shirt of Little Big Man, Sioux. (Native Americans – Indians of the American West) Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Lithographed by Sackett & Wilhelms. Printed in New York: c.1897.
Metamora, Last of Wampanoags. The Wampanoag (accent on the o, English pronunciation:. Wɑːmpənoʊ.æɡ), Pawkunnakut or Wôpanâak are Indians of eastern New England, the Gulf of Maine and the Atlantic coast,… Read More
Traditional Native American Indian costumes 1850s. Gallery: Les nations. Album des Costumes De Tous les Pays. Par Alexandre Lacauchie. Paris. Maison Martinet. Haute Cœur frères 41, Rue Vivienne et 146, Rue… Read More
A Sarcee Tsuu T’ina indian woman in traditional dress. The Tsuu T’ina inhabited in the 18th and 19th century, the eastern foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the Plains in northeastern… Read More
THE MIDĒ´WIWIN OR “ The Grand Medicine Society ” OF THE OJIBWA. BY W.J.HOFFMAN. (brief introduction) Printed in 1891 by the Government Printing Office, Washington under the direction of J. W. Powell.… Read More
American Natives of North America. 1. Iriquois. 2. Assineboin. 3. Crow. 4. Pawnee Woman. 5. Assineboin in gala dress. 6. Dakotah or Sioux warrior. 7. Dakotah or Sioux woman.
THE preceding engraving are taken from the original portraits, in the possession of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.