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NMAI profile; TANYA THRASHER
Communications coordinator Tanya Thrasher served as an assistant to the museum director before accepting a place on the museum's 12-member transition team, created by senior manage...
NMAI profile; PABLITA ABEYTA
Pablita Abeyta and NMAI go back a long way, to the first congressional hearing on the new museum proper, in 1987...
NMAI profile; JIM PEPPER HENRY
As the National Museum of the American Indian's assistant director of community services, Jim Pepper Henry has taken part in the museum's outreach to Native peoples and programs th...
NMAI profile; HELEN MAYNOR SCHEIRBECK
Helen Maynor Scheirbeck, Lumbee, was appointed by Congress to the first NMAI board of directors...
NMAI profile; GERALD MCMASTER
Though his official titles are deputy assistant director for cultural resources and director's special assistant for Mall exhibitions at the Smithsonian National Museum of the Amer...
NMAI profile; GEORGE HORSE CAPTURE
The museum is not a place of storage, it's a place of education .....
NMAI profile; GABRIELLE TAYAC
Gabrielle Tayac came to NMAI with a specialty in Native identity in social movements - not a conventional background for museums, which are more associated with still life than wit...
NMAI profile; DUANE BLUE SPRUCE
I represent all the end users of the museum" to the building's design contractors," said NMAI Facilities Planning Coordinator Duane Blue Spruce...
NMAI opening revives outstanding CD series
WASHINGTON - A dormant but highly praised music project is springing back to life with the opening of the National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall...
NMAI not just a decoration
Museum opening on National Mall signals end to years of horror WASHINGTON - Five unnamed victims of the 1864 Sand Creek massacre hold a place of honor among the thousands of people...
Living in a world of ones and twos
A tribe without numbers What if our language did not have words to describe numbers? Without the words, would we know how to count?...
WASHINGTON - The full documentary record on the National Museum of the American Indian leaves no doubt that the capstone presence on the National Mall was a hemispheric achievement...
Leaders guide museum with humble yet historic partnership
WASHINGTON - One secret to the success of the National Museum of the American Indian may well be the emblematic partnership of its top two officials, Director W...
Larry Redhouse Trio scheduled for NMAI concert
TUSCON, Ariz. - From his home in Tuscon, world-class jazz musician Larry Redhouse shared his fond memory of opening for Chick Corea. "That was a special performance for me...
Lakota artist at the Smithsonian
Inouye's remarks on S. 978
On Nov. 14, Senator Daniel K. Inouye had taken the floor of the Senate during final consideration of S. 978. In the Native way, he wasn't thinking of himself but of others...
Indigenous rights must become a priority
Since the beginning of civilization, indigenous peoples have faced incursions, aggression and even genocide in the form of organized aggression from civilized centers...
Inaugural book elicits Native voice
WASHINGTON - The "first person" voice of the National Museum of the American Indian is sounding through print as well as through the material exhibits of the new building on the Na...
Four Fires Hotel near NMAI to open next year
WASHINGTON - The Marriott Residence Inn being built adjacent to the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian by a joint venture between four American Indian tribes is s...
First BIA commissioner created Indian museum
Nearly 200 years before the opening of the National Museum of the American Indian, a superintendent of the Indian Affairs Office sought urgently to collect items from various India...
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