We Bring the Work of
Edward S. Curtis
Please support our work to find and publish the stories of contemporary Native Peoples who are descendants of the men, women, and children
The Descendants of Edward Curtis’ Native portraits have powerful voices to be heard –messages of survival, strength, and resistance. Their stories tell of paths that celebrate their Native heritage and cultures.
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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.
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.
Your donation will go directly towards carrying out our mission of preserving and strengthening awareness of Edward Curtis’ photography and ethnology while advancing knowledge about the North American Native Peoples he visited.
Learn more about Curtis from archived documents, scholarly research, and a long list of books.