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Title: Waiting in the forest - Cheyenne
Artists: Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Keywords: Photographs;Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952;Photogravures;Images;Cheyenne Indians;Forests
Issue Date: 1910
Publisher: Memphis, Tenn. : Archives and Special Collections, Rhodes College
Abstract: Description by Edward S. Curtis: "At dusk in the neighborhood of the large encampments young men, closely wrapped in non-comittal blankets or white cotton sheets, may be seen gliding about the tipis or standing motionless in the shadow of the trees, each one alert for the opportunity to steal a meeting with his sweetheart." source: Library of Congress, American Memory website
Description: The original photogravure was produced in Boston by John Andrew & Son, c1906 and published as plate 218 in The North American Indian volume 06; The Piegan. The Cheyenne. The Arapaho [portfolio]. Original copyright Seattle : E.S. Curtis, 1911.
Appears in Collections:Edward S. Curtis Collection. Images

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