View of Native American (Navajo) men walking toward a brush shelter in a summer camp at Shiprock Agency, Arizona. A pile of cut timber lies near the brush shelter. A wooden rail fence, possibly a corral, stands to the side of the brush shelter. One...
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Shiprock Agency--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1900-1910.; Yei Bichei (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Indian encampments--Arizona--1900-1910.
Close-up view of a Native American (Navajo) sand painting. The painting depicts Yei figures in symmetrical, reciprocal positions, with one elongated figure spanning from one end of the painting to another.
Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1910.; Navajo Indians--Spiritual life--1890-1910.; Sandpaintings--1890-1910.
Close up view of Native American (Papago and Pima) baskets and Navajo blankets. The woven baskets have Yei, woman, lightning, and rolling log designs. The fringed blankets have rolling log and lightning designs.
A Native American (Navajo) man works on a sand painting in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Spectators look on. The sand painting depicts yei figures.
Indians of North America--Spiritual life--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1920-1940.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1920-1940.; Santa Fe (N.M.)--1920-1940.; Sandpaintings--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1920-1940.