Art

American Indian Design and Decoration

Author: LeRoy H. Appleton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Art

Page: 293

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A pictorial study of the design art of the American Indian includes motifs drawn from every tribal and regional craft
History

American Indian Design and Decoration

Author: Le Roy H. Appleton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: History

Page: 288

View: 962

Full text, plus more than 700 precise drawings of basketry, sculpture, painting, pottery, sand paintings, metal, much more. 4 plates in color. Text gives lore and tradition behind the designs.
Indians of North America

Indian and Mexican Americans

Author: United States. Bureau of Naval Personnel. General Military Training and Support Division. Library Services Branch

Publisher:

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Category: Indians of North America

Page: 58

View: 957

Crafts & Hobbies

Native American Designs Stained Glass Pattern Book

Author: Carolyn Relei

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 501

Over 120 patterns adapted from authentic tribal motifs depict striking elements from Jicarilla Apache basketry, Zuni and Hopi pottery, a Nez Percé woven bag, an Arapaho shield cover, a Navajo blanket, more.
History

The Indian Journals, 1859-62

Author: Lewis Henry Morgan

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: History

Page: 352

View: 604

Anthropologist's researches among the Indians of Kansas and Nebraska—kinship systems, social organization, climate, flora and fauna, natural resources, more. 20 illus.
History

The Autobiography of a Kiowa Apache Indian

Author: Charles S. Brant

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: History

Page: 160

View: 141

Ethnological classic details life of 19th-century Native American — childhood, tribal customs, contact with whites, government attitudes toward tribe, much more. Editor's preface, introduction and epilogue. Index. 1 map.
Crafts & Hobbies

Pueblo Indian Embroidery

Author: H. P. Mera

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 88

View: 168

Rich source chronicles evolution of distinctive Native American craft, exploring origins, history, graphic content, and techniques.
Biography & Autobiography

Native Americans Today

Author: Arlene B. Hirschfelder

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 243

View: 982

Discusses terminology, stereotypes, and some things to avoid in planning study units on Native Americans, and lists topics, activities, objectives, enrichment ideas, and brief readings on related subjects.
Art

Roy Lichtenstein

Author: Gail Stavitsky

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

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Category: Art

Page: 96

View: 455

One of America's leading Pop artists, Roy Lichtenstein was a master of stereotype. He had a little-known but deep appreciation for the objects and images of American Indian culture. This book explores in detail and illustrates a collection of his paintings and works on paper that were influenced by his encounters with Native American subjects.