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Native Travel

Curated by mgwynn

12 objects

Travel among the Plains Indians varied for many reasons. The women in each tribe were mostly responsible for deciding when they moved. They were also responsible for taking care ...

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Dyck Collection Dolls

Curated by NancyM

5 objects

Highly detailed dolls from the Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection

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Mothers

Curated by Marg2309

15 objects

Human moms and moms in the animal world are pretty darned important. Nineteenth-century French historian Jules Michelet wrote, "How beautifully everything is arranged by Nature; ...

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Weapons of the Plains Indians

Curated by Reese Graham

10 objects

A display of the weapons used by the Plains Indians. This exhibit shows the variety of weapons the Plains indians used and explains what they are. Some artifacts help to visualiz...

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Going to the dogs

Curated by Marg2309

17 objects

Man's best friend is another favorite subject of artists. From the hunting dog that's actually a tool to the defender and by-your-side buddy, dogs and humans have had a relations...

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Pipes & stems from our Plains Indian Museum Collection

Curated by NancyM

25 objects

Points West Online: take a look at this selection of pipes & stems visible in our online collection

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Religious Native American Artifacts

Curated by Marshall McArthur

10 objects

The purpose of this exhibit is to showcase and explain some Native American religious aspects. Native Americans are widely known as some of the most spiritual people in the histo...

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W.H.D Koerner Studio

Curated by lloyd

22 objects

See all of the objects in the Koerner Studio Exhibit

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Your style...

Curated by noemi s

10 objects

This exhibit represents the different styles each individual and tribe had. Clothing was a way of personalizing for them. There was a lot of meaning behind each piece on these it...

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Native American Women: the Roles They Played

Curated by Caitlin.Aagard

11 objects

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Michaela Richardson

Curated by Michaela Richardson

10 objects

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Our collection of pocket watches

Curated by NancyM

40 objects

With our interactive online collection, online visitors discover the breadth and depth of our amazing collections. Shown here are several pocket watches, similar yet each unique ...

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U.S. .30 caliber Carbines - USCarbineCal30.com

Curated by sleeplessnashadow

32 objects

Winchester Historical Collection (work in progress)

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A. P. Proctor's Cats

Curated by Marg2309

48 objects

“I am eternally obsessed with two deep desires— one, to spend as much time as possible in the wilderness, and the other, to accomplish something worthwhile in art.” ...

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2018 Spring St. Labre Visit

Curated by [email protected]

18 objects

This exhibition is curated by the students of St. Labre Indian Schools for their spring visit to the Plains Indian Museum as apart of their museum studies classes

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initial list

Curated by dcsackman

49 objects

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Don't toy with me!

Curated by Marg2309

32 objects

From our collection: As kids, parents, and everyone in between think toys and games at Christmas or for birthdays, we’re reminded that not only are playthings a part of numerou...

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Works by William R. Leigh in the Whitney Western Art Museum's collection

Curated by NancyM

7 objects

From scenes of action and conflict, to nurture and serenity, Leigh's work is always very detailed.

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Research

Curated by Sarah Boehme

1 object

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James Bama works

Curated by NancyM

18 objects

A showcase of works by James Bama in the Whitney Museum's collection.

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Family Friday Activity

Curated by blanchefroelich

11 objects

Prompt Objects Sample for Plains Indian Heroes Family Friday Activity

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Elk Culture stalking at BBCW

Curated by uwyodigcol

2 objects

this is a cool site

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Photos or watercolors???

Curated by Marg2309

23 objects

Studying these images can lead one to believe they're photographs. Not so! These extraordinary images are actually watercolors in the collection of our Whitney Western Art Museum...

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Women in the West

Curated by blanchefroelich

1 object

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When you care enough to send the very best: Illustrated letters

Curated by Marg2309

17 objects

These illustrated letters are simply amazing! How fun to have the "postman deliver the letter, the sooner the better," especially when an artist adds something special. Of course...

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Drumbeat, Heartbeat

Curated by lhunley

21 objects

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Jayne's Birthday

Curated by Mark

13 objects

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My Favorites

Curated by KarenR

1 object

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knights templar

Curated by coltonman71

3 objects

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Firewood gear

Curated by Esjay

17 objects

With firewood season well on the way, I decided to find some useful gear.

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The Changing West

Curated by lizb

1 object

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second list

Curated by dcsackman

8 objects

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My Sculpture Garden

Curated by Mrs. Mac

8 objects

Bronze sculpture captures the cowboy perfectly!

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Some fancy guns

Curated by Esjay

15 objects

Just a small sample of awesome guns from the Cody Firearms Museum. The first few (with felt backdrops) are from the Wielgus collection. The rest are just random interesting ones ...

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Philip R. Goodwin: Outdoorsman Painter

Curated by Marg2309

9 objects

An excerpt from AskART.com: Known for his illustrations of hunting, fishing, and cowboy scenes, especially scenes featuring firearms, Philip R. Goodwin was from Norwich, Connecti...

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Center of the West's First Official Collection Objects!

Curated by Marg2309

13 objects

The Center of the West has a comprehensive, massive, huge, gi-normous--well, you get the picture--database of its collections objects. With five museums and a research library, y...

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Works by artist Earl Biss

Curated by NancyM

5 objects

These works by contemporary western artist Earl Biss are part of our Whitney Western Art Museum's collection

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Comanche and Kiowa

Curated by hybridpress

21 objects

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Native plants used for medicine and healthcare

Curated by Marg2309

29 objects

John Wentzel gave these pressed plants to the Plains Indian Museum in 1989. They represent a multitude of uses for food or medicine; take a look at the descriptions to see how t...

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Long Live the Wild West

Curated by Marg2309

18 objects

"Long live the Wild West" theme with action and humans. The iconic West.

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Karshner Center Likes

Curated by Karshner

3 objects

Forms of communication

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Remington's Birthday

Curated by ebridingtherange

3 objects

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Spouting Off in Yellowstone

Curated by Marg2309

12 objects

It's all about geysers in Yellowstone! See how these artists depicted some of Yellowstone's most enigmatic wonders! On your next trip to the Park, see if the spectacles you see m...

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Artist Depictions of the Missouri River Tribes

Curated by rachell

18 objects

Artists Karl Bodmer and George Catlin traveled extensively across the West documenting the landscapes, people, and customs they observed along the way. These works, along with jo...

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Mountain Men

Curated by hannah.becker

4 objects

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Works by Harry Jackson

Curated by NancyM

23 objects

Art work by Harry Jackson, along with two saddles of his

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Joseph Henry Sharp Tepees

Curated by Marg2309

5 objects

Here at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, we're all quite familiar with artist Joseph Henry Sharp (1859 - 1953) and his work. We're very fortunate to have some extraordinary w...

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It's all about the sun...

Curated by Marg2309

9 objects

The sun held great importance for Plains Indians. Look at the objects below to see how the sun is represented. In fact, one of the most sacred ceremonies, the Sun Dance, appealed...

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The History of Firearms in Wyoming

Curated by megandawson54

19 objects

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Shoes--Functional, Stylish, or Both!

Curated by Gretchen2014

6 objects

Shoes can be functional, stylish, or both! I have highlighted a few shoes that caught my eye in the Center's on-line collection.

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