Achomawi smiling 1910 Native American Indian - Old photos maareta. This is a cradle board. They are still used by some Native American women to this day. That is a scary pic with the baby propped on the chair!
An Inuit Native American woman and her child. Generally, in error, the Inuit were referred to as Eskimos. They live in the Northern parts of Alaska and Canada. Note the typical tattoo, under her chin. This is an old photo, possibly late or early
A majestic photo of Apache Papoose. It was made in 1903 by Edward S. The illustration documents how the Indians of North America carried their babies. The baby is shown wrapped in a carrier, and placed in front of a tree.