We Bring the Work of
Edward S. Curtis
to Life  

Please support our work to find and publish the stories of contemporary Native Peoples who are descendants of the men, women, and children
photographed by
Edward Curtis.

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FROM OUR BLOG
glass plate exposures taken by Curtis
 recordings made of Native voices, songs, and ceremonies
numbered pages in all 20 volumes
photogravures in each set
OUR MISSION

The Curtis Legacy Foundation preserves and strengthens awareness of Edward S. Curtis’ photography and ethnology while advancing knowledge about the North American Native Peoples he visited.

A LEGACY OF DESCENDANTS
CURTIS COMES BACK TO SEATTLE

Watch John Graybill, Edward Curtis' great-grandson and founder of the Curtis Legacy Foundation, talk about his family's history in the places where it all started.

Visit our blog to read insights about Edward Curtis' life that he shared only with his family.

Learn more about Curtis from archived documents, scholarly research, and a long list of books.

A LEGACY
OF HISTORY
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