Edward S. Curtis

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 707- Launching the Whale Boat - Cape Prince on Wales
The Eskimo of the Alaskan coast are expert whale-hunters, even with such seemingly flimsy skin craft as that shown here and in Plate 709.
*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 707- Launching the Whale Boat - Cape Prince on Wales

The Eskimo of the Alaskan coast are expert whale-hunters, even with such seemingly flimsy skin craft as that shown here and in Plate 709.

*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 706- Old Stone House - Diomede Island
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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 706- Old Stone House - Diomede Island

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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 705- Diomede Boat Crew
The crew are putting out from their island home from which the Asiatic coast is readily visible.
*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 705- Diomede Boat Crew

The crew are putting out from their island home from which the Asiatic coast is readily visible.

*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 704- Launching the Boat - Little Diomede Island
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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 704- Launching the Boat - Little Diomede Island

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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 703- Qunaninru- King Island
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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 703- Qunaninru- King Island

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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 702- King Island Homes
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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 702- King Island Homes

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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 701- King Island Village
The settlement consists of only twenty-nine houses, built irregularly on seven terraces, the lowest about eighty or a hundred feet above sea-level.
*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 701- King Island Village

The settlement consists of only twenty-nine houses, built irregularly on seven terraces, the lowest about eighty or a hundred feet above sea-level.

*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 700- King Island Village from the Sea
The King Islanders occupy dwellings erected on stilts on the cliff side, giving their village an unusual and highly picturesque appearance.
*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 700- King Island Village from the Sea

The King Islanders occupy dwellings erected on stilts on the cliff side, giving their village an unusual and highly picturesque appearance.

*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.




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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 699- The Village - Hooper Bay
This settlement consists of dwellings dug and built into a hill with such little regard for order that the entrance to one may open on the roof of a house below.
*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 699- The Village - Hooper Bay

This settlement consists of dwellings dug and built into a hill with such little regard for order that the entrance to one may open on the roof of a house below.

*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

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Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!Port. 20, Pl. 698- Hooper Bay Youth
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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.

Your daily photo from Edward Curtis’ The North American Indian!

Port. 20, Pl. 698- Hooper Bay Youth

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*All text is from The North American Indian title pages. These were notes taken by Curtis in the field unless otherwise noted.