Legendary for his massive photographic undertaking "The North American Indian, " Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) recorded much more than portraits of Native American tribespeople. Among his huge body of work are numerous images of all manner of native dwellings: tipis, hogans, huts, cliff houses, adobes, and many more that are far less familiar to the public eye. Though people are largely absent from these photographs, each image speaks volumes about the lives and lifestyles of the tribes to which they belonged. Other ...

Sites & Structures: The Architectural Photographs of Edward S. Curtis 2000, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780811829380