Edward S. Curtis
(1868-1952)

Early photographs

Edward S. Curtis
(1868-1952)

Chief Garfield – Jicarilla
1904
Large original photogravure
The North American Indian
Vol. I, Portfolio plate 21

Dimensions :
Plate: 18 1/8 in. x 13 1/8 in. (46 cm x 34 cm)
Frame: 29 ½ in. x 17 ¾ in. (75 cm x 45 cm)

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Edward Sheriff Curtis caption:
Some years ago the Jicarillas were all officially given Spanish or English names.
Many of them expressed a preference. This old man, who was head-chief of the tribe at the time, selected the designation Garfield.
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