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This is the companion book to the original exhibition of the same name developed by the Anchorage Museum of History and Art.
, five renowned scholars of Native art show how historical and contemporary Anishinaabe artists have expressed the spiritual and social dimensions of their relations with the Great Lakes region. Phillips, and Gerald Mc Master—explore the ways in which the artists have depicted stories, histories, and experiences of the Great Lakes.
Illustrated with nearly 100 color images, the book features works by modern masters such as Norval Morrisseau, George Morrison, and Blake Debassige as well as traditional objects such as painted drums, carved containers, and bags embroidered with porcupine quills. The authors also discuss how the artists, in their work, have accommodated, incorporated, or challenged newcomers.
Showcasing the powerful indigenous art of a region that spans national borders, the book provides readers with an understanding of the Anishinaabeg as contemporary citizens of North America with deep roots in their Great Lakes homeland.
The majority of them lived in the area of the Snake River in Idaho, leading to their nickname of the "Snake Indians," however Shoshone actually means "The Valley People." Their lifestyles changed dramatically with the arrival of Europeans, with the expansion of white men into the west claiming more land.
Insightful and intensely personal, shows how Native Americans interpreted the power and prestige of the presidency and advanced their own agendas, from the age of George Washington to the administration of George W. The contributing authors draw on inaugural addresses, proclamations, Indian Agency records, private correspondence, and photographs in the museum’s collections to shed new light on the relationship between America’s presidents and Native American leaders.
, an exhibition on view at the National Museum of the American Indian through January 2, 2013.
Settlers in Ohio caused some fighting, leading to the Shoshone being pushed back and restricted to less and less area, even into lands that had never traditionally been their own.
American expansion continued, however, and soon the Shoshone were pushed all the way to Idaho, where they fought back harder than ever.