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Native American portraits 1862-1918: photographs from the collection of Kurt Koegler

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Chronicle Books,
Pub. Date:
c1990.
Language:
English
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Over one hundred photographs from the renowned Kurt Koegler collection of Native American portraits taken between the end of the Civil War and the end of World War I are featured in this powerful compendium depicting a proud and defeated people. Native American Portraits presents a factual, anecdotal, and visual history of the evolving artistry and technology of a century of photographers, as well as of the tribes whose vanishing trappings and traditions they sought to capture with their craft. The photographers -- William Henry Jackson, Camillus Fly, Carleton Watkins, and Lee Moorhouse, among scores of others -- were intrepid adventurers, fiercely committed to their work, who hauled hundreds of pounds of photographic equipment across the mountains and faced many dangers; their subjects -- including such important warriors as Sitting Bull, Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, Red Cloud, Geronimo, and Chief Gall (who led the Indians to victory against Custer) -- appear venerable, dignified, and beaten. Fascinating and provocative, this richly illustrated and painstakingly annotated volume documents the intersection of photography in its infancy and Native American culture in precipitous decline.
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9780877017578
9780877017660
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Grouping Title native american portraits 1862 1918 photographs from the collection of kurt koegler
Grouping Author hathaway nancy
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-17 04:22:05AM
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subject_facet Indians of North America -- Portraits, Koegler, Kurt -- Photograph collections
title_display Native American portraits 1862-1918 : photographs from the collection of Kurt Koegler
title_full Native American portraits 1862-1918 : photographs from the collection of Kurt Koegler / Nancy Hathaway
title_short Native American portraits 1862-1918 :
title_sub photographs from the collection of Kurt Koegler
topic_facet Indians of North America, Koegler, Kurt, Photograph collections