Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Tribe of Pezhekee – available soon

Thanks to volunteer Mary Stumpf, the Tribe of Pezhekee by Alice Thorson will be republished and (hopefully) available by Christmas! The local legend of Princess Minnewaska is based on this 1901 novel. Mary re-typed the entire novel and it is … Continue reading

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Z is for Zuni Necklace

Helbing Collection A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Helbing Collection of Native American Arts and Crafts. For our final Helbing A-Z post we are sharing our spectacular, … Continue reading

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Fall Cleaning

Our annual meeting is tomorrow afternoon, so we are spending the day sprucing up the museum. Even the bears are getting vacuumed. Please join us for the annual meeting tomorrow at 1:00 p.m.

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Y is for Yeibichai dancers

Helbing Collection A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Helbing Collection of Native American Arts and Crafts. This week’s item is a Navajo Wall hanging featuring Yeibichai dancers. … Continue reading

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X is for items no longer on display

Helbing Collection A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Helbing Collection of Native American Arts and Crafts. This post is a little different – there are no photos. … Continue reading

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Newsletter for September 2011

PLEASE ATTEND THE ANNUAL MEETING:  Saturday, September 17, 1pm STORM DAMAGE REQUIRES EXTENSIVE REPAIRS At first glance it looked like the Museum property weathered the August 1 storm fairly well.  The high water in the parking area drained away, the … Continue reading

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