Native American History Month
Celebrate Native American History Month with the Library
Click here to find a wealth of information about what is
happening at Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and displays around the United States.
"Immerse yourself in the history, culture and hospitality of the people who have lived on this land for more than 10,000 years. Come to Tamástslikt Cultural Institute and experience the storied past, rich present and bright future of our tribes through interactive exhibits, special events and a Living Culture Village. More than just a museum, Tamástslikt celebrates the traditions of Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla Tribes. With dramatic exhibits, renowned artwork and interesting — and yes, fun — events year-round. Tamástslikt Cultural Institute offers a 10,000-year voyage in a single afternoon."
Learn more about current events happening here at the infoweb.newsbank: A resource for the study of indigenous cultures around the world with a current focus on Native American Indians.
"Members of many tribes, or First Nations, often embrace these terms but prefer their tribal names, such as Nee-Me-Poo (Nez Perce), Anishinabeg (Chippewa), or Tohono O'odham (Papago)." Learn more
“Tucked away in a small, intimate second floor gallery at the American Indian Museum is an exhibition of the early works of Navajo artist R.C. Gorman. The showfeatures 28 drawings and lithographs by an artist that the New York Times has called, “The Picasso of American Indian Art.”