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Accession 09-294

National Museum of the American Indian. Exhibits Media Office

Project Files, 1992-2001

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: National Museum of the American Indian. Exhibits Media Office
Title: Project Files
Dates: 1992-2001
Quantity: 2.56 cu. ft. (2.56 non-standard size boxes)
Collection: Accession 09-294
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of laserdiscs created by the Exhibits Media Office for use in exhibitions. Exhibitions include "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture;" "Ancestral Memories: A Tribute to Native American Survival;" "The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama;" "Memory and Imagination: The Legacy of Maidu Indian Artist Frank Day;" "Newborn Ancestors: The Art and Articles of Plains Indian Children;" "To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions;" "Who Stole the Tepee?;" "Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian;" "Creation's Journey: Masterworks of Native American Identity and Belief;" "Pathways of Tradition: Indians Insights into Indian Worlds;" and "This Path We Travel: Celebrations of Contemporary Native American Creativity."

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of laserdiscs created by the Exhibits Media Office for use in exhibitions. Exhibitions include All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture; Ancestral Memories: A Tribute to Native American Survival; The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama; Memory and Imagination: The Legacy of Maidu Indian Artist Frank Day; Newborn Ancestors: The Art and Articles of Plains Indian Children; To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions; Who Stole the Tepee?; Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian; Creation's Journey: Masterworks of Native American Identity and Belief; Pathways of Tradition: Indians Insights into Indian Worlds; and This Path We Travel: Celebrations of Contemporary Native American Creativity.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-294, National Museum of the American Indian. Exhibits Media Office, Project Files

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Container List

Box 1

All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture (AKA Points of View) - Laserdiscs

All Roads Are Good, Disc 1 (Old) - Lloyd Kiva New, Richard Milanouc

Box 1 of 2

All Roads Are Good, Disc 1 (Revised) - New as of 10/24 - Battery Park

Box 1 of 2

All Roads Are Good, Disc 2 (2 copies)

Box 1 of 2

All Roads Are Good, Disc 3 (Revised) - New as of 10/24

Box 1 of 2

All Roads Are Good, Disc 4 (Old)

Box 1 of 2

All Roads Are Good, Disc 4 (Revised) - New as of 10/24

Box 1 of 2

All Roads Are Good, Disc 4 (Revised) - New as of 10/24 (Section damaged)

Box 1 of 2

Ancestral Memories: A Tribute to Native American Survival - Laserdisc

A Tribute to Native American Survival (open captioned); 4/30/1996

Box 1 of 2

The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama - Laserdisc

Kuna Yala; 8/25/1998

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Memory and Imagination: The Legacy of Maidu Indian Artist Frank Day - Laserdisc

Exhibition disc; 2/6/1998

Box 2 of 2

Newborn Ancestors: The Art and Articles of Plains Indian Children - Laserdisc

Newborn Ancestors; 3/21/2001

Box 2 of 2

To Honor and Comfort (National Museum of the American Indian/Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service exhibition) - Laserdiscs

Quilts/Baby Naming; Jeffery Owen Jones (Producer); 10/7/1997

Box 2 of 2

Quilts/Basketball; 10/6/1997

Box 2 of 2

Who Stole the Teepee? - Laserdisc

Who Stole the Tipi?: Exhibition tape from artist Bert Benally; 9/26/2000

Box 2 of 2

Woven by the Grandmothers: Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian - Laserdiscs

Indian Rug Weaving

Box 2 of 2

English version; 12/1999 (2 copies)

Box 2 of 2

Spanish translation; 12/1999 (2 copies)

Box 2 of 2

Creation's Journey: Masterworks of Native American Identity and Belief - Laserdiscs

Dorothy Grant; 9/1994

Box 2 of 2

Tableau Monitor A; 9/1994

Box 2 of 2

Content unknown; 1; 9/1994

Box 2 of 2

Content unknown; 2; 9/1994

Box 2 of 2

Pathways of Tradition: Indian Insights into Indian Worlds - Laserdiscs

Custom House; 1; 11/1992

Box 2 of 2

Custom House; 2; 11/1992

Box 2 of 2

This Path We Travel: Celebrations of Contemporary Native American Creativity (also known as Celebrations) - Laserdiscs

This Path We Travel (introduction); NTV (Native Television); World View (2 copies)

Box 2 of 2