Sepia-tinted photo from early 20th century depicts two Sioux chiefs on horseback on the plains.

365 Days of Art: June 16 – NY Herald Reviews Edward Curtis’ Native American Project

Sioux Chiefs, by Edward Curtis

June 16, 1907

The New York Herald says of Edward Curtis’ attempt to document all Native American tribes:

The most gigantic undertaking since the making of the King James edition of the Bible.”

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