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Author Greene, Candace S.

Title One hundred summers : a Kiowa calendar record / Candace S. Greene ; foreword by Ellen Censky ; preface by Daniel C. Swan ; glossary by Gus Palmer Jr
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2009]
©2009
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 263 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents The Kiowa calendar tradition -- The Silver Horn calendar : a new discovery -- The University of Oklahoma calendar
Summary Prior to widespread literacy, the Kiowa people recorded their history in pictorial calendars, marking an entry for each summer and each winter. One Hundred Summers presents a recently discovered calendar, created by the Kiowa master artist Silver Horn. Covering the period from 1828 to 1928, the pictures trace Kiowa experiences from buffalo to biplanes, from horse raiding to World War I service, offering an indigenous perspective on a critical period of Kiowa history. The calendar, now housed at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, is reproduced in full color in this book
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-251) and index
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Subject Silver Horn, 1860-1940.
Kiowa art.
Kiowa calendar.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0803222653 (electronic bk.)
9780803222656 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
Other Titles Hundred summers : a Kiowa calendar record