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Curtis, Edward S. 1868-1952

Overview
Works: 3,099 works in 3,981 publications in 4 languages and 42,174 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Portraits  Biography  Juvenile works  Folklore  Exhibition catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Author of screenplay, Creator, Artist, Honoree, Producer, Compiler, Dedicatee, Scenarist
Classifications: E77.5, B
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Most widely held works about Edward S Curtis
 
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Portraits from North American Indian life by Edward S Curtis( Book )

47 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

88 sepia reproductions of Curtis' photographs
In a sacred manner we live : photographs of the North American Indian by Edward S Curtis( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl who married a ghost and other tales from the North American Indian by Edward S Curtis( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost stories, trickster tales, and other pieces of authentic Native American folklore are combined with Edward Curtis's haunting photographs
The vanishing race and other illusions : photographs of Indians by Edward S. Curtis by Christopher M Lyman( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native nations : first Americans as seen by Edward S. Curtis by Edward S Curtis( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of turn-of-the century photographs by Edward Curtis depicts the appearance and culture of the Native American nations
The North American Indian : being a series of volumes picturing and describing the Indians of the United States and Alaska by Edward S Curtis( Book )

43 editions published between 1907 and 2004 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 20 volume encyclopedia of Native American history and culture, and a pictorial record of more than 80 American First Nations tribes, their traditions and customs. Each volume contains around 75 photogravure plates, and is accompanied by a portfolio holding around 35 loose photogravure sheets. In total, there are 1506 plates in the bound volumes and 722 plates in the portfolios, for a total of 2228 plates
Earth always endures : native American poems by Neil Philip( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixty poems from many tribal groups giving one an insight into the world of Native Americans
Indian days of the long ago by Edward S Curtis( Book )

29 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, drawings, and photographs describe the life of the Salish Indians and other North American tribes before the arrival of white settlers
Edward S. Curtis : the life and times of a shadow catcher by Barbara A Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the great American photographer of the West and the American Indian includes a section of over two hundred of Curtis's greatest pictures
Great Plains by Edward S Curtis( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and German and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vanishing race : selections from Edward S. Curtis' The North American Indian by Edward S Curtis( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1987 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many faces of Edward Sherriff Curtis : portraits and stories from Native North America by Edward S Curtis( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weave little stars into my sleep : Native American lullabies( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen lullabies selected and adapted from twelve arctic and northwest and southwest Native American tribes combine Native American themes with universal concerns of parenthood. For grades 2-4
In the land of the war canoes a drama of Kwakiutl Indian life on the Northwest Coast by Edward S Curtis( Visual )

31 editions published between 1914 and 2000 in English and Multiple languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reenactment of a tribal story of love and revenge among the Kwakiutl Indians on the northwest coast of America as filmed in the summer of 1914 at Kwakiutl villages on Vancouver Island, Canada, by Edward S. Curtis who spent three years with the Kwakiutl to meticulously recreate their way of life before the white man came. In addition to magnificent painted war canoes, the film features native costumes, dancing and rituals -- including a powerful scene of vision quest. Edited and restored with the addition of an authentic sound track of music and chants recorded by the Kwakiutls in 1972
Prayer to the great mystery : the uncollected writings and photography of Edward S. Curtis by Edward S Curtis( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of the head-hunters by Edward S Curtis( Book )

18 editions published between 1915 and 2000 in English and German and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cruise of the Corwin : journal of the Arctic expedition of 1881 in search of De Long and the Jeanette by John Muir( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes descriptions of Unalaska and the Aleuts, the Bering Sea Islands, the Chukchis, history of whaling wrecks in the Point Barrow region, etc
Coming to light Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of Edward S. Curtis' life, his work, including his monumental photographic output, and his changing views of the people he set out to document. This video includes Native Americans in the discussion of Curtis' images
Natives of the far North : Alaska's vanishing culture in the eye of Edward Sheriff Curtis by Shannon Lowry( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection not only of Curtis' romantic photographs of Aleutian Indians, but also of the folktales and stories Curtis gathered during the 30 years he chronicled Native Americans and their cultures. By today's standards of anthropology, Curtis' images are flawed in that they are more artistic than realistic, yet they are no less intriguing, especially in light of the fact that Curtis died penniless in pursuit of his vision. Lowry puts the numerous b&w portraits and village scenes into historical context, discussing modern research on the Aleutian peoples. Lacks an index
The flute of the gods by Marah Ellis Ryan( Book )

7 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not only an interesting novel, but a great ethnological work with insight into Indian life, lore and character. The story grows ore powerful as it progresses and its pictures of Tahante and his devoted love are pathetic in the extreme, and as true to Indian nature as art can make them
 
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Native nations : first Americans as seen by Edward S. Curtis
Alternative Names
Curtis, E. S.

Curtis, E. S. 1868-1952

Curtis, E. S. (Edward Sheriff), 1868-1952

Curtis, Edward.

Curtis, Edward 1868-1952

Curtis, Edward S.

Curtis, Edward Sherif 1868-1952

Curtis, Edward Sheriff

Curtis Edward Sheriff 1868-1952

Curtis, Edward Sherriff 1868-1952

Edward Curtis US-amerikanischer Fotograf

Edward S. Curtis

Edward Sheriff Curtis

Edward Sheriff Curtis esploratore, etnologo e fotografo statunitense

Edward Sheriff Curtis photographe amricain

Sheriff Curtis, Edward 1868-1952

Едвард Шериф Кьортіс

Кёртис, Эдвард

אדוארד קרטיס

إدوارد كرتيس

ادوارد کرتیس

カーティス, エドワード

爱德华柯蒂斯

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Earth always endures : native American poemsGreat PlainsThe many faces of Edward Sherriff Curtis : portraits and stories from Native North AmericaWeave little stars into my sleep : Native American lullabiesPrayer to the great mystery : the uncollected writings and photography of Edward S. CurtisIn the land of the head-huntersWife of moon