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Romanticizing Cowboys and Indians

Photograph of Albert Einstein posing with a group of Hopi Indians

Creator:
Eugene O. Goldbeck
Date:
1922
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Artists and writers were not the only intellectuals who "played Indian." Photographer Eugene O. Goldbeck captured Albert Einstein posing with a group of Hopis in 1922.


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