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Tagore as an Artist and His Influence on Modern Indian Art

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Paintings of Rabindranath Tagore: A Perspective

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2022 Native Cinema Showcase

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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Kay WalkingStick Symposium 07 - Jolene Rickard

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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Symposia
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Pocahontas: Her Place in the Emerging Atlantic World and Nascent United States

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
Lectures
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2019-11-25T18:00:41.000Z
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Session 6—Legacies of Indian Bondage

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
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2021-10-25T16:17:42.000Z
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Modern American Indian leaders their lives and their work Dean Chavers ; with a foreword by Troy Johnson

Author:
Chavers, Dean  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Date:
2007
Topic:
Indian civic leaders  Search this
Leaders indiens d'Amérique  Search this
American Indians  Search this
Biographies  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_822640

Headdress, Feather

Collector:
Dr. Robert Clarke  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. Robert Clarke  Search this
Length - Object:
63 cm
Height - Object:
43 cm
Culture:
Sioux (Oceti Sakowin)  Search this
Object Type:
Headdress
Place:
Not Given, South Dakota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
30 May 1990
Collection Date:
1976
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
373804
USNM Number:
E425717-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/378bd164f-6484-4c4b-a000-405dd0ed28d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8458871
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Look & Listen: Indian Art and Music, Jayanti Sahasrabuddhe, vocals, with Debra Diamond

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2020-10-28T22:40:55.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Nation to Nation: 17 Great Nations Keep Their Word - Suzan Shown Harjo

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
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2014-09-23T18:03:29.000Z
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Alfred Tamarin photographs for We Have not Vanished

Creator:
Tamarin, Alfred H.  Search this
Extent:
425 Negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35mm, 120 film)
65 Photographic prints (black and white, 8x10)
Culture:
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Mashpee Wampanoag  Search this
Narragansett  Search this
Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Mohawk [Akwesasne (St. Regis), Hogansburg, New York]  Search this
Seneca  Search this
Lenape (Delaware)  Search this
Nanticoke  Search this
Nanticoke [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Pamunkey  Search this
Chickahominy  Search this
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Southeast  Search this
Mid-Atlantic  Search this
Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Negatives
Copy prints
Date:
1970-1971
Summary:
The Alfred Tamarin photograph collection consists of negatives and contact prints shot by Tamarin in 1971 during research for his publication We Have not Vanished: Eastern Indians of the United States. Tamarin made photographs among the Passamaquoddy, Mashpee Wampanoag, Narragansett, Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], Mohawk [Akwesasne (St. Regis), Hogansburg, New York], Seneca, Lenape (Delaware), Nanticoke, Pamunkey, Chickahominy and Eastern Band of Cherokee communities, capturing both events and craftspeople at work.
Scope and Contents:
The Alfred Tamarin photograph collection consists of negatives and contact prints shot by Tamarin during research for his publication We Have not Vanished: Eastern Indians of the United States. In addition to Tamarins own photographs there are also 8x10 black and white prints from other sources used in the same publication.

Series 1: Reasearch Negatives includes photographic negatives made by Tamarin which were shot on 35mm film and 120 (6x6) film and have accompanying contact sheets. Most of the negatives were shot in 1971 along the east coast of the United States in Maine, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia as well as in Ontario, Canada and at the Heard Fair in Phoenix, Arizona. Tamarin made photographs among the Passamaquoddy, Mashpee Wampanoag, Narragansett, Cayuga [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], Mohawk [Akwesasne (St. Regis), Hogansburg, New York], Seneca, Lenape (Delaware), Nanticoke, Pamunkey, Chickahominy and Eastern Band of Cherokee communities, capturing both events and craftspeople at work.

Events of note photographed include--the Monroe Powwow sponsored by Lenape (Delaware) Chief Earl Two Bears and a Narragansett anniversary celebration. There are also several photographs featuring Chief Jake Thomas (Ha-da-jib-ghen-ta [Descending Cloud]/Jacob Ezra Thomas) and his daughter Donna Thomas during a mask making demonstration in Brantford, Ontario. At the time, Chief Thomas was a museum preparator at the Mohawk Indian Woodland Indian Cultural.

Series 2: Publication Prints includes 65 8x10 black and white photographic prints and copy prints. Subseries 2.1 includes 19 prints from Tamarin's negatives that can be found in Series 1. Subseries 2.2 includes copy prints requested from outside photographer and institutions for use in We Have Not Vanished. These include photographs from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Florida News Bureau, Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Maine State Highway Commission, and National Anthropological Archives (Smithsonian Institution).
Arrangement:
Arranged in two series. Series 1: Research Negatives and Series 2: Publication Prints.
Biographical / Historical:
Alfred Tamarin (1913-1980) was born in New York to parents Abraham and Fannie. Tamarin worked in publicity and advertising for theatre and film until the 1960s. During that time he worked for the Theatre Guild, United Artists Corporation and was also a founder and vice president of In Flight Motion Pictures Inc. After marrying his second wife Shirley Glubok in 1968, Alfred began his second career as a photographer for a series of art books written by Shirley. Alfred also wrote several books himself including We Have not Vanished: Eastern Indians of the United States (1974). We Have not Vanished was illustrated with photographs taken by Alfred in 1970-1971 among several Native American communities along the East Coast of the United States. Other books written by the Tamarins include Ancient Indians of the Southwest (1975), The Art of the Plains Indians (1975), Voyaging to Cathay (1976), among many others. Shirley Glubok Tamarin donated Alfred's materials related to We Have not Vanished to the Museum of the American Indian, Heye foundation in 1985 following Alfred's death in 1980.
Provenance:
Gift of Shirley Glubok Tamarin, 1985.
Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.

Images in Subseries 2.2: Copy prints from other sources are not owned by the National Museum of the American Indian.
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Negatives
Copy prints
Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Alfred Tamarin photographs for We Have not Vanished, image #, NMAI.AC.376; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.376
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4e3e6f8d7-c04d-46c3-989e-ccf7043e6b93
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-376

Curt Maury Papers

Creator:
Maury, Curt  Search this
Extent:
12.7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Dye coupler transparencies
Place:
Gujarat (India)
Karnataka (India) -- Social life and customs
Kerala (India)
Maharashtra
Rajasthan (India)
India
Date:
1953-circa 1985
Summary:
The Curt Maury papers, dating from 1953 to circa 1985, measure 12.7 linear feet and include writings and notes for planned and published books; travel files and expense ledgers for trips to India; photograph ledgers; and extensive photographs and slides of India.
Scope and Contents:
The Curt Maury papers, dating from 1953 to circa 1985, measure 12.7 linear feet and consist of writings and notes for planned and published books; travel files and expense ledgers for trips to India; photograph ledgers; and extensive photographs and slides of India.

The collection was created by Maury primarily in preparation for an unpublished book to be titled, "India's Folk Tradition as the Mirror of Mankind's Religious History." Materials include manuscript and typescript drafts and notes for this book, as well as for published book, Folk Origins of Indian Art (1969). Travel files include printed maps of India, Maury's sketched map outlines of cities in India, and five travel expense ledgers. Photographic materials consist of black and white prints and slides depicting Indian folk art, including religious artifacts and structures, and Indian cultural activities and surroundings. Nine photograph ledgers describe images and locations of photographs and slides with roll and image number.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 3 series.

Series 1: Writings and Notes, circa 1960s-circa 1970s [3.7 linear feet; Boxes 1-5, 7-11]

Series 2: Travel Files, 1953-1975 [0.4 linear feet; Box 5, 1 OV Folder]

Series 3: Photographic Material, circa 1960-circa 1985 [8.5 linear feet; Boxes 6, 12-44]
Biographical note:
Curt Maury (1909-1989) was a writer, social services administrator, and scholar of Indian art. He was born in Germany, earned a PhD in German Literature from the University of Vienna in 1935, and immigrated to the United States in 1939. While pursuing a literary career through the publication of novels, plays, and poems, Maury developed an interest in India, which he visited many times from the 1950s through the 1970s. He conducted research on Indian folk art, and kept extensive photographic records.
Provenance:
The papers were donated to the Archives after Curt Maury's death in 1989 by his brother, Hans Tischler.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Due to cold storage requirements, digital surrogates are prefered for access. One week's notice is required prior to access originals.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions Department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Topic:
Art, Hindu  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Cave temples  Search this
Taj Mahal (Agra, India)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1950-1960 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Dye coupler transparencies
Citation:
Curt Maury Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Mr. Hans Tischler.
Identifier:
FSA.A1989.05
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Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3fab29f43-0ae6-4370-b3ff-be6afcd35342
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-fsa-a1989-05
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MS 4883 Posters from the Indian Court in the Federal Building at the Golden Gate International Exposition

Creator:
Siegriest, Louis Bassi, 1899-1989  Search this
United States. Works Progress Administration  Search this
Names:
Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Extent:
16 Posters (color silkscreen, 25 x 36 inches; 12x 18 inches)
Culture:
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Apache  Search this
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Haida  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Pomo  Search this
Pueblo  Search this
Seneca  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Posters
Works of art
Place:
San Francisco (Calif.)
North America
Date:
1939
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of posters created for the Indian Court exhibit at the Golden Gate International Exposition. The posters were created as part of the Federal Art Project (FAP) of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). The designs were adapted by Louis Siegriest from work produced by indigenous artists. The artists who contributed resource material received limited recognition for their work; some remain unknown.

Siegriest created eight (8) posters for the Indian Court exhibit. This collection includes one complete set of all eight (8) posters and one (1) explanatory label, and one incomplete set of seven (7) posters.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Biographical Note:
Louis Bassi Siegriest (1899-1989) was an American painter and commerical artist based in California.
Historical Note:
The Golden Gate International Exposition (1939=1940) was a World's Fair celebrating "Pacific Unity" and the opening of the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge and the Golden Gate Bridge.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4883
Related Materials:
The Archives of American Art holds the Louis Siegriest papers and an Oral history interview with Louis Siegriest.
Provenance:
The provenance of the collection is unknown. It is possible that the two sets of posters were received from different sources.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Works of art
Posters
Citation:
MS 4883 Posters from the Indian Court in the Federal Building at the Golden Gate International Exposition, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4883
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Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw316518c2d-b47b-442f-9cc0-a919aaf05f5a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4883
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Voices from the Temple Mound a collaboration with Preston Singletary and Marcus Amerman

Author:
Singletary, Preston 1963-  Search this
Author:
Amerman, Marcus 1959-  Search this
Blue Rain Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
24 unnumbered pages color illustrations, color portraits 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Art
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
2010
21st century
21e siècle
Topic:
Glass art  Search this
Tlingit art  Search this
Choctaw art  Search this
Mississippian culture  Search this
Mound-builders  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Indian sculpture  Search this
Artistic collaboration  Search this
Glass artists  Search this
Art du verre  Search this
Art tlingit  Search this
Art choctaw  Search this
Culture du Mississippi  Search this
Collaboration artistique  Search this
Verriers d'art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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Speaking to relatives Dyani White Hawk

Artist:
White Hawk, Dyani  Search this
Writer of introduction:
O'Harrow, Sean  Search this
Curator:
Powers, Jade  Search this
Author:
Hermo, Carmen  Search this
Ash-Milby, Kathleen E  Search this
Host institution:
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art  Search this
Subject:
White Hawk, Dyani  Search this
Physical description:
78 pages color illustrations 21 x 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Catalogues d'exposition
Place:
North America
Date:
2021
21st century
Topic:
Lakota art  Search this
Lakota beadwork  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Call number:
N6537.W4545 A4 2021
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1157057

Can You Guess What I Found in the NMAI Collections?

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-12-19T16:10:39.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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National Museum of the American Indian
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A Digital Arts Student Makes Collections Accessible in New Ways

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-11-10T14:02:39.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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The nine lives of Florida's famous Key Marco cat Austin J. Bell

Author:
Bell, Austin J  Search this
Subject:
Marco Island Historical Society  Search this
Physical description:
x, 240 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Florida
Marco Island (Island)
Marco Island (Fla. : Island)
Date:
2021
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Figurines--History  Search this
Cats in art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Chats dans l'art  Search this
Figurines  Search this
Indians of North America--Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1157465

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mollie Lopez, Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Donor:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, yucca fiber, devil's claw/martynia
Techniques:
Coiled
Dimensions:
18 x 32 x 15 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
1960
Catalog Number:
22/9075
Barcode:
229075.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Animals
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b26fa331-d5a0-4057-9e4b-0f87a7782981
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_244218
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Grey Squirrel (Fred Stevens, Jr.), Diné (Navajo), 1922-1983  Search this
Collector:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Donor:
Thomas Bahti (Tom Bahti), Non-Indian, 1926-1972  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
60.5 x 61.2 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
San Juan County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1950-1960
Catalog Number:
23/839
Barcode:
230839.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65d3121ee-2aa6-4818-ae2a-edc6ff9c7fa6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_245920
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