Stand In The Light
Stand In The Light: Native Voices Illuminated by Edward S. Curtis. In a perfect partnership the songs, prayers and philosophies of eight western American Indian tribes are paired with photographs taken by the incomparable Edward S. Curtis. This carefully curated collection is an inspirational and educational journey of respect for Indian cultures, ideals and images. The beautiful historical pictures included in this book are by the photogravure artist Edward Sheriff Curtis. Between 1900 and 1927, Curtis visited 80 tribes across North America and took more than 40,000 photographs, recorded songs and stories, and interviewed tribal leaders. The accompanying beautiful words are the prayers, songs and wisdom of the peoples included in this book. From father to son, mother to daughter, and grandparents to grandchildren, ancient stories and lessons are handed down through generations. Hardcover. 192 pages.