Clara Sue Kidwell

Clara Sue Kidwell

Clara Sue Kidwell is an academic scholar, historian,feminist and Native Americanauthor who is of White Earth Chippewa and Choctaw descent. She is considered to be a major figure in the development of American Indian Studies programs.

Treasures of The National Museum of The American Indian

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This little volume provides an impressive overview of the most significant collection of art by Native Americans anywhere in the world.

Established by an act of Congress in 1989, the Smithsonian’s National Musuem of the American Indian (NMAI) is dedicated to the preservation, study, and exhibition of the life, languages, literature, history, and the arts of Native Americans. The museum’s collections span more than 10,000 years and – as this lavishly illustrated miniature volume demonstrates – include a multitlude of fascinating objects, from ancient clay figurines to contemporary Indian paintings, from all over the Americas.

 

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