Clallam woman weaving, Painting by Paul Kane (Royal Ontario Museum) --oo-- Link is to Coast Salish history page. This shows a wool dog whose hair was combined with wild goat fleece and spun to make yarn for blankets.
"Cunnewabum - Métis Girl, Fort Edmonton" Painted by Paul Kane, This famous portrait shows "a Cree - mixed blood girl sheltering her face with a swan's wing". Kane asked if he could have her dress-it is in the Royal Ontario Museums collection.
This selection of illustrations from books, maps and serials shows some of the variety of approaches that European and European-American artists took in depicting the Indians of North America, from the to the century.