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Creation's journey : Native American identity and belief

Author: Tom Hill; Richard W Hill, Sr.; National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press in association with the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Native American artists and academics discuss the connection of art objects to their rituals, stories, and spiritual beliefs. Drawing on the vast collections of the National Museum of the American Indian, Creation's Journey retells the story of native life from the Arctic to the Tierra del Fuego, and from childhood to old age. Using objects, historical photographs, and the voices of Native Americans past and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial Works
Exhibition catalogs
Illustrated works
Exhibitions
Expositions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Hill; Richard W Hill, Sr.; National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)
ISBN: 1560984538 9781560984535 1560984546 9781560984542
OCLC Number: 29910566
Notes: Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the National Museum of the American Indian, New York City, Oct. 1994-Feb. 1997.
Description: 255 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Introduction: a backward glimpse through the museum door --
Growing up Indian: Osage childhood, Giving thanks for what we have as Indians --
Visual prayers: The symolism of feathers --
Vision and virtuosity: The legacy of baskets, Reading ledger art --
Across the generations: Native gold, Spanish gold --
Epilogue: Art through Indian eyes.
Responsibility: edited by Tom Hill and Richard W. Hill, Sr.

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Native American artists and academics discuss the connection of art objects to their rituals, stories, and spiritual beliefs. Drawing on the vast collections of the National Museum of the American Indian, Creation's Journey retells the story of native life from the Arctic to the Tierra del Fuego, and from childhood to old age. Using objects, historical photographs, and the voices of Native Americans past and present, the book reawakens our senses to values and traditions that once prevailed. 220 color and 120 duotone photos.

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