NMAI Director West with Kevin Costner

ID: 90-15567-32A

Creator: Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1990

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: January 1991

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Summary

National Museum of the American Indian Director Rick West gives "Dances With Wolves" star/director Kevin Costner a bronze commemorative statuette of a bison on the Capitol steps prior to the film's world premiere in October 1990. Costner, whose family is behind him, holds his youngest son.

Subject

  • West, W. Richard
  • Costner, Kevin
  • National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in Torch, January 1991

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: January 1991

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1990

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Awards
  • Historians
  • Rewards (Prizes, etc.)
  • Museums
  • Medals
  • Museum directors
  • Indians of North America

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

90-15567-32A

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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