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1992 Elders Conference: Moose Hide Preparation and Birch Bark Basket Making, Cree Version

Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Opekokew
Harry
Sam Hardlotte
Allan Adam
Description
The video, titled 1992 Elders Conference: Moose Hide Preparation and Birch Bark Basket Making (Cree Version), records these two activities at the elders gathering. Camera by Harry Opekokew and Allan Adam, Cree translator Abel Charles, post production by Sam Hardlotte.

Historical note:

A video produced in 1994 by Saskatchewan Education, Training and Employment, Northern Education Services Branch and Pahkisimon Nuye?ah Library System recording parts of the 1992 Elders Conference north of La Ronge.
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American Indian Basketry

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
The Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum
Description
Photographs and brief descriptions of selections from the museum's collection.
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American Indian Responses to Environmental Challenges

Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Kevin Gover
Tim Johnson
Clare Cuddy
Vilma Ortiz-Sanchez ... [et al.]
Description
Website discusses how four communities are responding to environmental challenges in their homelands. Includes worksheets for elementary students to prepare a story project.
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American Indian Women as Art Educators

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Leona M. Zastrow
Journal of American Indian Education, vol. 18, no. 1, October 1978, pp. [6-10]
Description
Overview of Native American women teaching traditional art skills in the South-western United States.
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Apache Art

Theses
Author/Creator
Dorothy Frances Gay
Description
Letters, Arts, and Sciences Thesis (M.A.)--University of Arizona, 1933.
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[Artists, Natural Resources, and the Environment. Part 1]

Alternate Title
Indian Arts Research Center at the School for Advanced Research's 2014 Speaker Series, Art in Flux
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Roy Kady
Rose Simpson
Kathy Wallace
Cynthia Chavez Lamar
Description
Discussion with three artists about the challenges they face creating their work due to shortages of resources and environmental factors. Part 1 of 2. Duration: 53:30.
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[Artists, Natural Resources, and the Environment. Part 2]

Alternate Title
Arts Research Center at the School for Advanced Research's 2014 Speaker Series, Art in Flux
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Roy Kady
Rose Simpson
Kathy Wallace
Cynthia Chavez Lamar
Description
Question and answer session with three artists discussing challenges they face due to shortages of resources and environmental factors. Part 2 of 2. Duration: 22:32.
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Arts From the Arctic: A Celebratory Exhibition

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Jan Ingram
Inuit Art Quarterly, vol. 8, no. 3, Fall, 1993, pp. 34-37
Description
Review on an exhibition at the Anchorage Museum of History and Art until September 19, 1993 in which art from Canada, Alaska, Greenland, Russia and Lapland was displayed. Entire issue on one pdf. To access article, scroll to page 34.
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ArtTalk: Conversations on Northwest Native Art: Session 1: Collaborative Research and Community-Based Scholarship Panel Discussion

Alternate Title
Burke Museum's ArtTalk Symposium: Conversations on Northwest Native Art
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Pat Courtney Gold
Nadia Jackinsky Sethi
Kathryn Bunn Marcuse
Kaleb Child
Coreen Child ... [et al.]
Description
Presentations on collaborative research: Part 1: Research in Museums and it’s Contribution to Native Communities by Pat Courtney Gold. Part 2: Remembering Heritage Through the Arts in Alaska's Communities by Nadia Jackinsky Sethi. Part 3: G̱a̱lg̱a̱poła (Working Together) – A Collaborative Reframing of Kwakiutl Film and Audio Recordings with Franz Boas by Kathryn Bunn Marcuse, Kaleb Child, Coreen Child and Tom Child. Duration: 2:02:05
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Basket Designs of the Indians of Northwestern California

Alternate Title
University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology ; v.2, no.4
E-Books
Author/Creator
A. L. Kroeber
Description
Part of: University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology, vol. 2, (pp105-164).
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The Basketmaker

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Laura Trethewey
Hakai Magazine, February 26, 2019, p. [?]
Description
Describes the process of creating classic Suquamish baskets as practiced by Ed Carriere, a master basketmaker from Washington state.
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Basketmaking Guides and the Appropriation of Indigenous Basketry

Alternate Title
Basket Making Guides and the Appropriation of Indigenous Basketry
Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Ellen Pearlstein
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 44, no. 1, 2020, pp. 53-72
Description
An examination of appropriation of traditional crafts through the creation and marketing of how-to-guides and kits in the early twentieth century. Focuses on works written by George Wharton James.
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Basketry Designs of the Indians of Northern California

Alternate Title
Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History ; v.17, pt.1
Huntington California Expedition (1899-1904)
E-Books
Author/Creator
Roland B. Dixon
Description
Forms part of Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, v.17 (p.1-32).
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Basketry Designs of the Salish Indians

Alternate Title
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 2. Anthropology ; v. 1
[Publications of] the Jesup North Pacific Expedition ; v. 1 (1898-1900), pt. 5
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Livingston Farrand
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History
Description
Forms part of Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 2 (p. [391]- 399, [3] plates).
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Basketry of the Papago and Pima

Alternate Title
Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History ; v.17, pt.4
E-Books
Author/Creator
Mary Lois Kissell
Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History
Description
Forms part of Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, v.17 (p.115-273).
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Basketry of the San Carlos Apache

Alternate Title
Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 31, pt. 2
E-Books
Author/Creator
Helen H. Roberts
Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History
Description
Forms part of Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, v. 31 (p.121-218).
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The Basketry of the Tlingit

Alternate Title
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 3, pt. 2
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 3. Anthropology ; v. 2
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
G.T. Emmons
Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History
Description
Forms part of Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History, v. 3 (p. [229]-277, [18] plates).
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Baskets: Carrying a Culture: The Distinctive Regional Styles of Basketmaking Nations in the Pacific Northwest

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Karen Petkau
Midden, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 6-9
Description
Discusses coiled root, twined, and plaited baskets and identifies unique design features associated with the First Nations that produced them. Attempts to use this information to identify provenance of selected specimens in the White Rock Museum Maccaud collection.
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The Carver's Art of the Indians of Northwestern California

Alternate Title
University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology ; v.24, no.7
E-Books
Author/Creator
Isabel T. Kelly
Description
Part of: University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology, vol. 24, (pp343-360).
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Cedar

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Margaret Seguin
BC Studies, no. 67, Winter, 1985, pp. 59-62
Description
Book review: Cedar by Hilary Stewart. Scroll down to page 59 to read review.
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Contemporary Native American Art

Alternate Title
Native American Heritage Educational Workbook
Documents & Presentations
Description
Brief document meant for educational purposes is organized around four themes: origins, knowledge, community and governance.
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Contemporary Native American Women Artists of the Great Plains

Alternate Title
[Plains Women Artists]
Media » Film and Video
Author/Creator
Carol Emarthle-Douglas
Anita Fields
Teri Greeves
Nancy Marie Mithlo
Description
Three artists who participated in the exhibition Tipi: Heritage of the Great Plains discuss the relationship between their culture, personal lives, and their work. Duration: 1:59:05.
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Crafts, Folk Art and Ethnic Culture

Articles » General
Saskatchewan Indian, vol. 10, no. 5, May 1980, pp. 23-26
Description
Issue features Jim Ryder, Angelique Merasty and Florine Hotomoni, all Saskatchewan artists who work with traditional materials. Includes photographs.
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Entwined with Life: Native American Basketry

Web Sites » Virtual Exhibits
Author/Creator
Robin K. Wright
Rebecca Andrews
John A. Putnam
Pat Courtney Gold
Colleen Jollie ... [et al.]
Description
Website for virtual exhibit contains links to images listed by artist and region, study lab, resources, basket game and the Burke Museum database.
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