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Florida’s Seminole Tribe reclaims ancestors, artifacts
CLEWISTON, Fla. (AP) – For decades, Florida’s Seminole Tribe has been fighting to reclaim their ancestors who were stolen from burial sites across the state during the height of colonialism in North America.
Burning desire for Native American pipes
NEW YORK – Pipes have long been important objects to Native Americans for communicating with the spirit world, giving thanks, offering blessings and asking for basic needs to be met. They can range from simple and functional by merely affixing a stone bowl to a wooden stem to highly ornate works, carved and embellished. The […]
Artemis Gallery to auction fine antiquities, ethnographic art July 19
BOULDER, Colo. – An expertly curated boutique selection of fine antiquities and ethnographic art from the world’s most fascinating cultures will be auctioned by Artemis Gallery on July 19, with absentee and Internet live bidding through LiveAuctioneers. The online sale will showcase 400+ lots of high-quality art and relics dating as far back as the […]
Painting the American West
NEW YORK — The myth of the American West lingers today in our national consciousness and its echoes are still felt in modern culture.