Zuni Silversmith, Gallup, New Mexico

Shown here is a traditional Indian silversmith using the typical tools of the trade. The tools are smaller and more delicate than typically seen for metalworkers because silver is quite soft and easy to shape with lighter tools.

Frasher’s Fotos, Pomona, Calif.

There is no description on the back of this card, as it was originally simply a photo that was re-sized and stamped on the back for postcard use.

The items shown include necklaces, brooches and belt buckles. This card likely dates from the 1940s.

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