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 persons in the 20th century. Let me know if you have any leads!
Invented the Cherokee syllabary. Did not speak or read English.
Angel De Cora (Hinook-Mahiwi-Kalinaka) (Hochunk, also known as Winnebago)
Artist, Illustrator, Designer, Educator
Louis Karoniaktajeh Hall (Mohawk from Kahnawake)
January 15, 1918 – ?
Created artwork/designs for the American Indian Movement
Sam English (Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians)
Well-known artist whose work has been featured in many posters in Indian Country.