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Edward S. Curtis's The North American Indian:
An Extraordinary Publishing Project

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 6PM

First Church, Marlborough Street, Back Bay

Join the Ticknor Society's Janet Steins as she discusses Edward S. Curtis's The North American Indian: An Extraordinary Publishing Project. Edward Sheriff Curtis published The North American Indian between 1907 and 1930, with the intent to record traditional Indian cultures. This remarkable work comprises twenty volumes of narrative text and photogravure images. Each volume is accompanied by a portfolio of large photogravure plates.