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    • Hanging Gardens

    • Unknown
    • Hopi Indians -- Agriculture; Indians of North America -- Arizona;
    • “'Hanging Gardens' of Hotevilla 3rd Mesa Taken in August"
    • Trip Through Arizona

    • D.P. Flanders
    • Western Travel -- 1870s; Arizona -- People
    • “D.P. Flanders” Photographic Album of Trip Through Arizona
    • Nazi Propaganda Book [Cigarette Picture Album]

    • 1930's Nazi Government/ Cigarette Companies
    • Nazi Party Propaganda; World War II (1939-1945); World War II Artifacts; Nazi Germany and the Holocaust
    • “Deutschland erwacht: Werden, Kampf und Sieg der NSDAP,” is the title page of this scrapbook (“Germany Awake: The Beginning of the Struggle and Victory of the NSDAP [National Socialist German Workers Party]). These cigarette scrapbooks were popular...
    • JY "EC" Otondo Oral History Interview

    • Otondo, JY "EC"
    • Glendale, AZ: Arizona Communities; Basque Community; Los Angeles, CA; Great Depression; Sheep Ranching;
    • “EC” Otondo was part of one of the first, if not the first sheep families to live in Arizona. He remembers herding his sheep down the trail from northern Arizona to Gilbert. Moving along the San Francisco Peaks into the valley. During this period,...
    • Espíritu y Dignidad

    • Sarantitis, Joshua and Wilson, Will
    • Art, original, mural, Venetian glass tiles
    • “Espíritu y Dignidad,” is about the spirit of community members who helped Father Albert Braun build Sacred Heart Church, gave support to César Chávez at the Santa Rita Hall, and still keep the flame of remembrance burning brightly.
    • East Mesa Girls, Portfolio 12, Plate 427

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • “Hopi women of East mesa are moderately good potters, and the men are skillful weavers and successful farmers” (Curtis, The North American Indian, Volume 12, page 25).
    • Modified Style of Hairdressing, Portfolio 12, Plate 428

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • “In the art of weaving, knitting, and embroidery the Hopi are preeminent. In ancient times they wove their cultivated cotton into fabrics the fitness of which excited the comment of the early Spaniards, and indeed the cloth remnants found in the...
    • Tewa Girls, Portfolio 12, Plate 434

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Tewa Indians; Hopi Indians
    • “In the art of weaving, knitting, and embroidery the Hopi are preeminent. In ancient times they wove their cultivated cotton into fabrics the fitness of which excited the comment of the early Spaniards, and indeed the cloth remnants found in the...
    • La Memoria Vive (The Memory Lives)

    • Nelson, John Randall
    • Art, original, mural, ceramic tile and steel
    • “La Memoria Vive,” takes its inspiration directly from stories contributed by current and former residents of the community. A couple of the visual elements were inspired by a quote from a poem written by Stella Pope Duarte from an interview she...
    • Mary "Mollie" E. Fly 1847-1925

    • Arizona Quilter's Guild
    • Arizona Women's Hall of Fame
    • “Mollie” Fly and her husband were avid photographers; in 1880, a year after their marriage, they established a 12-room boarding house and photography studio in Tombstone, Arizona. Many of her and her husband’s photos had significant historical...
    • Hastobiga - Navaho Medicine-Man, Portfolio 1, Plate 35

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Navajo Indians
    • “Most Navaho ceremonies are conducted, at least primarily, for the purpose of healing disease; and while designated medicine ceremonies, they are, in fact, ritualistic prayers. There are so many of these ceremonies that no student has yet...
    • At the Trysting Place, Portfolio 12, Plate 416

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • “Since they first appeared in history in the sixteenth century, these Indians have occupied their present habitat in northeastern Arizona. Their neighbors on the north, west, and east were the predatory Navaho, alternately hostile and friendly,...
    • Dangos (10 pieces)

    • Kaneko, Jun
    • Art, original, sculpture, ceramic
    • “The dango (pronounced ‘don-go’) is a Japanese dumpling and anything rounded can be called dango.” The 5’ 6” high sculptures (5 north, 5 south) were painted with glazes before final firing in a kiln. “Painting in three dimensions is different...
    • Dangos (10 pieces)

    • Kaneko, Jun
    • Art, original, sculpture, ceramic
    • “The dango (pronounced ‘don-go’) is a Japanese dumpling and anything rounded can be called dango.” The 5’ 6” high sculptures (5 north, 5 south) were painted with glazes before final firing in a kiln. “Painting in three-dimensions is different...
    • Snake Dancer in Costume, Portfolio 12, Plate 430

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • “The first white men in the Province of Tusayan, as the Spaniards called the Hopi country, were Captain Pedro de Tovar, Fray Juan de Padilla, and a small company of horseman and foot-soldiers, who in 1540 were sent to explore the region by...
    • The Hobbit in Braille

    • Tolkien, J. R. R.
    • Braille & Talking Book Library (Ariz.); Braille books; Talking Book Library;
    • “The Hobbit” was produced by the American Printing House for the Blind in 1990. In 1868, the Boston Public Library established a department for the blind after receiving eight embossed volumes. In 1897 the Library of Congress established a reading...
    • A Hopi Mother, Portfolio 12, Plate 403

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • “The Hopi are without doubt among the most interesting of our surviving American Indians, and one of the very few groups recently living in a state similar to that of a few hundred years ago. For the anthropologist the complexity of the ethnic...
    • Chaiwa - Tewa - Profile, Portfolio 12, Plate 415

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Tewa Indians; Hopi Indians
    • “The Hopi villages were established on their present almost inaccessible sites for purposes of defence; and with the same object in view the builders formerly never left a door in the outer walls of the first story, access to the rooms invariably...
    • Jicarilla Matron, Portfolio 1, Plate 23

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Jicarilla Indians
    • “The Jicarillas seem to have no system of clans or gentes. The tribe is divided into two bands – commonly called by their Spanish names, Olleros (Potters) and Llaneros (Plainsmen) – within which marriage is not prohibited. In the days of the...
    • Vash Gon - Jicarilla, Portfolio 1, Plate 20

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Jicarilla Indians
    • “The Jicarillas, or, as they are commonly called, ‘Jicarilla Apaches,’ occupy a reservation of nearly four hundred and fifty square miles of mountainous country in northern New Mexico. Linguistically the Jicarillas are of the same stock as the...
    • Luzi - Papago, Portfolio 2, Plate 53

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Tohono O’odham Indians
    • “The larger part of the Papago are semi-nomadic; that is, they wander from place to place as occasion necessitates. One week they may be harvesting their little crops of grain; the next they have taken the trail to the mines to work for a time, or...
    • Pakit - Maricopa, Portfolio 2, Plate 70

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Maricopa Indians
    • “The Maricopa are a small tribe of Yuma stock living as neighbors of the Pima, chiefly in the valley of the Gila in southern Arizona, though a few make their home on the Salt River reservation east of Phoenix. Maricopa, Yuma, and Mohave tradition,...
    • Havachachi - Maricopa, Portfolio 2, Plate 64

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Maricopa Indians
    • “The Maricopa, of course, possessed the same wealth of native vegetal and animal foods as the Pima, and employed the same methods of gathering and treating them. The fruit of the giant cactus, found in unlimited quantities, is still one of their...
    • Chaiwa - Tewa, Portfolio 12, Plate 414

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Tewa Indians; Hopi Indians
    • “The modern style of dressing the hair is like the ancient. Men cut it at the sides level with the lobe of the ear, and in front at such a length that when unconfirmed by the head-band it just covers the eyes; and they part it in the middle and...
    • Manual for cooks in the Indian service

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • School lunchrooms, cafeterias, etc. -- United States. Indians of North America -- Services for. Food service -- United States. Quantity cooking.
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    • Indians of the Northwest.

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Northwest, Pacific. Indians of North America -- Washington (State). Indians of North America -- Oregon. Indians of North America -- Idaho.
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    • Indians of Oklahoma.

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Oklahoma. Oklahoma -- History.
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    • Indians of the Great Lakes area.

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Great Lakes Region (North America) Indians of North America -- Lake States.
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    • Indians of the Dakotas.

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- North Dakota. Indians of North America -- South Dakota. Dakota Indians. Ojibwa Indians.
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    • Indians Of the Lower Plateau

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Colorado. Indians of North America -- Nevada. Indians of North America -- Utah.
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    • Indians of the central plains

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Kansas. Indians of North America -- Nebraska. Indians of North America -- Iowa
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    • The Papagos

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Tohono O'odham Indians.
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