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To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions

Educational curriculum from an exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian This exhibition, co-organized by NMAI and the Michigan State University Museum, from October 19, 1997 to January 4, 1998, explored the importan... (read more)
Educational curriculum from an exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian. This exhibition, co-organized by NMAI and the Michigan State University Museum, from October 19, 1997 to January 4, 1998, explored the importance of quilt-making in Native Hawaiian and North American Indian communities. The work of Native quilters is deeply rooted in their cultural heritage, yet also reflects individual ideas or visions. The wide variety of quilts in this show provide a deeper understanding of Native life in the 20th century. (read less)
Grade Levels:
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,k,pre-k