This page is for Native people working in type, layouts, illustration, etc. in the first half of the 20th century and earlier, as well as notable deceased persons in the 20th century.
Invented the Cherokee syllabary. Did not speak or read English.
Angel De Cora (Hinook-Mahiwi-Kalinaka) (Hochunk, also known as Winnebago)
Lone Star Dietz (Sioux)
Illustrator. Married to and worked with Angel De Cora until they later divorced. Designed artwork for the monthly Indian School magazines at Carlisle Indian School along with Angel De Cora.
Louis Karoniaktajeh Hall (Mohawk from Kahnawake)
January 15, 1918 – ?
Created artwork/designs for the American Indian Movement