This accession consists of exhibition fieldwork records and production recordings produced by the Office of Community Services for the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) inaugural exhibitions "Our Lives: Contemporary Life and Identities" and "Our Peoples: Giving Voice to Our Histories." Native American communities represented include the Iglulik (Igloolik) Eskimos, Metis, Kahnawake, Island Carib Indians, Pamunkey Indians, Kamia Indians, Mataco Indians, Yakama Indians, Cherokee Indians, Kiowa Indians, Tapirape Indians, Urubu Kaapor Indians, Seminole Indians, Nahuas, Tohono O'odham Indians, Huichol Indians, Choctaw Indians, Siksika Indians, and Chiricahua Indians. Materials include field notes, interview transcripts, meeting agendas, signed release forms, and audio and visual recordings in a variety of formats. Some materials are in electronic format.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-065, National Museum of the American Indian, Office of Community Services, Exhibition Records
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