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Navajo Singers: Keepers of Tradition, Agents of Change

Author:
Parezo, Nancy J.  Search this
Editor:
McGreevy, S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1982
Citation:
Parezo, Nancy J. 1982. "Navajo Singers: Keepers of Tradition, Agents of Change." In Hosteen Klah and Sandpainting Tapestries. McGreevy, S., editor. 4–12. Santa Fe: The Wheelwright Museum.
Identifier:
95888
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_95888

Folders 4-5 Navajo Sandpainting and American Indian Handcrafts (American Indian Exhibit). 64-245. 1964-67. Initial showing: May 1, 1964, Stockholm, Sweden. Also part of Edinburgh International Festival, 1966. Subject: Luther A. and Betsy Douglas. Catal...

Container:
Box 87 of 287
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 321, National Museum of American Art, Office of Program Support, Records
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Records
Records / Series 16: Numbered Exhibitions, c. 1954-1981 / Box 87
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0321-refidd1e11894

Folders 1-2 Navajo Sandpainting and American Indian Handcrafts (American Indian Exhibit). Opening day photographs from Helsinki; photographs of exhibited works; photographs related to the U.S. Committee for the First World Festival of Negro Arts, Inc.;...

Container:
Box 88 of 287
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 321, National Museum of American Art, Office of Program Support, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Series 16: Numbered Exhibitions, c. 1954-1981 / Box 88
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0321-refidd1e11917

Registration, Inventory of Sandpainting Reproductions from the Bush collection, Department of Religion, Columbia University

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 352, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive 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).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from the National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records / Series 9: Curatorial / 9.5: U. Vincent Wilcox
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv49a8c147f-ff18-4d61-9c2d-9729cc52dba6
EDAN-URL:
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Festival Recordings: Narrative Stage: Hmong Marriage Broker; Immigration to Wisconsin; Hunting Stories; Mother Tongues

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Wisconsin Program 1998 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Sheridan, Elizabeth (recorder)  Search this
Russell, D. (recorder)  Search this
Artist:
Xiong, Kuo  Search this
Borzecki, Andrej  Search this
Bunij, Joe  Search this
Yignyuen, Tenzin  Search this
Smith, Tim  Search this
Hettrick, Harold  Search this
Bellin, Clete  Search this
Bussman, John  Search this
Lemke, Stephanie Vuljani'c  Search this
Performer:
Xiong, Kuo  Search this
Borzecki, Andrej  Search this
Bunij, Joe  Search this
Yignyuen, Tenzin  Search this
Smith, Tim  Search this
Hettrick, Harold  Search this
Bellin, Clete  Search this
Bussman, John  Search this
Lemke, Stephanie Vuljani'c  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Hmong (Asian people)  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Wisconsin
Madison (Wis.)
Laos
China
Armstrong Creek (Wis.)
Poland
Tibet (China)
Green Bay (Wis.)
Ferryville (Wis.)
Forestville (Wis.)
Monroe (Wis.)
Mazomanie (Wis.)
Date:
1998 June 24
Track Information:
101 Hmong Marriage Broker / Kuo Xiong.

102 Immigration to Wisconsin / Andrej Borzecki, Joe Bunij, Tenzin Yignyuen.

103 Hunting Stories / Harold Hettrick, Tim Smith.

104 Mother Tongues / Clete Bellin, John Bussman, Stephanie Vuljani'c Lemke.
Local Numbers:
FP-1998-CT-0161-7
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 24, 1998.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Arranged marriage  Search this
Signs and symbols  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Needlework  Search this
Holidays  Search this
Sandpaintings  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Hunting  Search this
language  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1998 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1998, Item FP-1998-CT-0161
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1998 Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1998 Smithsonian Folklife Festival / Series 6: Wisconsin / 6.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5f6b42e09-11e1-45ca-819b-e8d8a7a154ce
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1998-ref721

Losbichler-Gutjahr, Ludwig

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 58, Folder 36
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951-1969
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.3: General Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw938c3ae6c-d4cd-4246-b798-d6651c558894
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref10424
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Navajo Skip Dance; Sand Painting Workshop; Cultural Programs Workshop; Navajo Songs

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. American Indian Program 1972 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
sound-tape reel (analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
New Mexico
Arizona
Date:
1972 July 2
General note:
DPA number 72.301.06
Local Numbers:
FP-1972-7RR-0106
General:
72.301.06
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1972.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Dance  Search this
Sandpaintings  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1972 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1972, Item FP-1972-7RR-0106
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1972 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1972 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Southwest Indians / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5043f68d0-b613-4962-bd50-ee3066d56337
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1972-ref900

Navahos

Collection Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Container:
Box 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1870
Scope and Contents:
Includes John J. K. Patrick to Charles Rau, 11/7/1870, re warriors cap taken in May 1848, from "Huerro", with drawings; newsclippings; a note, James Mooney to William H. Holmes, re evaluation of article and letter; and a letter, A. J. Newcomb to Mrs. Charles D. Walcott, re manufacture and gift of Yabachai blanket to United States National Museum and description of Yabachai sandpaintings and related materials for exhibit of sandpaintings.
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

Access to the Department of Anthropology records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Department of Anthropology records
Department of Anthropology records / Series 17: Division of Ethnology / 17.1: Manuscript and Pamphlet File
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3e2bd042c-7955-47dd-8589-437e4b6dd1e0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0311-ref15119

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Alfred L. Watchman, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Darline Raskind (Doris Darline Raskind), Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Donor:
Darline Raskind (Doris Darline Raskind), Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Plywood, sand, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
122 x 122 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1970-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4213
Barcode:
254213.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws617e1a2a6-b294-437d-9371-2d9d130fabc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269925
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
(unknown first name) Yazzie, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
15.1 x 7.5 x 0.7 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/3972
Barcode:
253972.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f318c687-9412-453e-b4a6-21c0fde6b292
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269994
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Pearl Jones, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
15 x 10 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/3973
Barcode:
253973.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a9e475a-dfa4-4cdc-9f63-97c235d2c847
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269995
Online Media:

Healing God

Culture/People:
probably Diné (Navajo) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Jean Ellen Coleman, Non-Indian, 1928-1996  Search this
Alice Coleman Smith, Non-Indian, 1933-2008  Search this
Donor:
Alice Coleman Smith, Non-Indian, 1933-2008  Search this
Honoree:
Jean Ellen Coleman, Non-Indian, 1928-1996  Search this
Title:
Healing God
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, dye/dyes, glue, wood
Techniques:
Dyed, glued, framed
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
25/5015
Barcode:
255015.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bb0f4d96-4616-48aa-96a7-810b51f86998
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270881
Online Media:

The Water Creation/Water Creatures

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Willard Johnson, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous seller:
T P Gallery  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Mathew Kent Wilson, Sr., Non-Indian, 1920-2000  Search this
Patricia R. Wakeling (Paddy Wakeling), Non-Indian, 1923-1916  Search this
Donor:
Patricia R. Wakeling (Paddy Wakeling), Non-Indian, 1923-1916  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Mathew Kent Wilson, Sr., Non-Indian, 1920-2000  Search this
Title:
The Water Creation/Water Creatures
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Canvas board, sand, dye/dyes, glue
Techniques:
Dyed, glued
Dimensions:
51.4 x 52.7 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Tohatchi, Two Grey Hills, Navajo Reservation; McKinley County, San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
25/8441
Barcode:
258441.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64f1974b5-7718-4287-8b2c-c85a182dda90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274382
Online Media:

Squash

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Wilson Price, Sr., Diné (Navajo)  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Squash
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
20.0 x 40.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sheep Springs, Tohatchi, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County, McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
26/651
Barcode:
260651.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69341e7bb-259b-4fe6-b02a-2ea6b3caebf0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276818

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Leroy Stevens, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
20.5 x 46.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Crystal, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1960-1962
Catalog Number:
26/653
Barcode:
260653.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws675635849-3414-42f6-89c0-c2e25628d52c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276820

Black Ant Personage

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tom K. Yazzie, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Black Ant Personage
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Plywood, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
20.3 x 25.4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
26/776
Barcode:
260776.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68af7ef07-5dad-4884-a425-9696b41d1a77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276943

The Black Cross

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Patsy Miller (Patsy Foster Miller), Diné (Navajo), 1926-1980  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Title:
The Black Cross
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Plywood, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
30.3 x 30.3 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sheep Springs, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
26/1025
Barcode:
261025.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62bef3772-dcf7-40f8-839a-7d92a10d1c5c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277120

Bison and Hunter

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Bobby Hicks, Diné (Navajo), 1934-2014  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Gallup Indian Trading Company (Gallup Trading Company)  Search this
Title:
Bison and Hunter
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Sandstone, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
45.0 x 33.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Window Rock, Navajo Reservation; Apache County; Arizona; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1963
Catalog Number:
26/1028
Barcode:
261028.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e0856c04-5ade-4d19-a9f4-f6a08193ffa8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277123

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
26/1029
Barcode:
261029.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67797a6de-78c3-4f24-b0e5-17966a6630a6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277124

Coyote (Etsay-Hashkeh) Stealing Fire from the Fire God (Hashjesh-Jin)

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
James C. Joe, Diné (Navajo), 1920-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Coyote (Etsay-Hashkeh) Stealing Fire from the Fire God (Hashjesh-Jin)
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
30.5 x 45.7 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
May 1980
Catalog Number:
26/1030
Barcode:
261030.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64b699cab-32f4-4c75-b41d-f7a14f525566
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277125

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