Tread of Pioneers Film Series :Coming to Light: Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians

 

January 13

 

This film tells the dramatic story of one of the most famous photographers of the early 1900s. Curtis’ life, his monumental work, and his changing views of the people he set out to document are depicted. Native people who are descendants of Curtis’ subjects discuss the meaning of the images. Also on display will be a sample of the Tread of Pioneers Museum’s extraordinary photogravure Curtis collection. 

 

Doors 6:30 pm

Film 7:00 pm

Free Event