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From the Land of the Totem Poles

The Northwest Coast Indian Art Collection at the American Museum of National History

by Aldona Jonaitis

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art of indigenous peoples,
  • Native American Art,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • North America,
  • American - Native American,
  • American - General,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General,
  • American Museum of Natural His,
  • American Museum of Natural History,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • History,
  • Indian art,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Northwest Coast of North Ameri,
  • Northwest Coast of North America

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10314717M
    ISBN 100295970227
    ISBN 109780295970226

    Totem Sonnets. A totem is an object, usually an animal, that serves as an emblem for a family or clan; it represents a symbolic relationship between nature and groups- of families, of land rights, of ancestory. With their beautiful designs and colors, totem poles are bold statements of the identities and stories of the people who carved them. A totem (Ojibwe doodem) is a spirit being, sacred object, or symbol that serves as an emblem of a group of people, such as a family, clan, lineage, or tribe. While the term totem is derived from the North American Ojibwe language, belief in tutelary spirits and deities is not limited to indigenous peoples of the Americas but common to a number.

    From The Land Of The Totem Poles by Jonaitis, Aldona Book condition: Very Good Book Description Douglas & McIntyre; American Museum of Natural His. PAPERBACK. Very Good Condition. Has some wear. Five star s. A totem is a spirit being, sacred object, or symbol of a tribe, clan, family or Native American tribe’s tradition provides that each person is connected with nine different animals that will accompany him or her through life, acting as guides. Different animal guides, also called spirit guides and/or power animals, come in and out of our lives depending on the direction that.

    The four abstract painted aluminum totem poles each measure 30 feet ( m), inches ( cm) x 40 inches ( cm) x 42 inches ( cm) and cover Portland Streetcar catenary poles (poles supporting trolley wires). According to Scharf, "These four Tiki Totem monikers are a fantasy come true. To realize something of this magnitude is beyond my wildest dreams. I love the way they relate to Artist: Kenny Scharf. From the Land of the Totem Poles: The Northwest Coast Indian Art Collection at the American Museum of Natural History by Aldona Jonaitis starting at $ From the Land of the Totem Poles: The Northwest Coast Indian Art Collection at the American Museum of Natural History has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.


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Many poles along the Route of the Totems are still in place today and communities across BC raise traditional totem poles on the land as a sign of respect to our First Nations. The City of Duncan, now known as the The City of Totems, has realized the important cultural history embedded in totem poles.

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Totem poles (Haida: gyáaʼaang) are monumental carvings, a type of Northwest Coast art, consisting of poles, posts or pillars, carved with symbols or are usually made from large trees, mostly western red cedar, by First Nations and indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest coast including northern Northwest Coast Haida, Tlingit, and Tsimshian communities in Southeast Alaska and.

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