Chief Red Could, Sitting Bull, Chief Joseph, and Crazy Horse.
Charles S. Baker and Eli Johnston, Portrait of Codsiogo (detail), before 1898, photograph (American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming). 165. Hide painting of Sun Dance. Attributed to Cotsiogo (Cadzi Cody), Eastern Shoshone, Wind River Reservation, Wyoming. c. 1890–1900 C.E. Painted elk hide.
Here we present a rare image of Nayenezgani. It was taken in 1904 by Edward S. Curtis. The image shows Nayenezgani, a Navajo deity, full-length portrait, facing front, wearing body paints and other adornments.
Many Horses, a Teton Lakota, photographed in 1872 by Alexander Gardner Courtesy Smithsonian Institution, National Anthropological Archives