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A call from home.

A call from home. By Michael Galban I know it’s been quite a while since I have posted anything new. Lots have happened and my family has traveled quite a bit and seen many amazing things. But this past week I experienced something that very rarely happens in the museum world.  I’ll tell you the story. I have been interested in the material culture of the Great Basin for as long as I can remember. My Native lineage c...
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Bishop Pabanamanina Powwow and Handgame Tournament

September 26-27 Bishop Pabanamanina Powwow and Handgame Tournament Paiute Palace Casino, Bishop, CA the Bishop Paiute Tribe hosts an inter-tribal gathering to celebrate different tribal cultures with dance and spiritual events during its annual Pabanamanina Gathering and Pow Wow on the Bishop Paiute Indian Reservation. For more information contact (760) 873-4150...
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PAYA, The Water Story of the Paiute

On this Earth Day, watch the trailer for PAYA, The Water Story of the Paiute and their fight for water rights in the Owens Valley. As Sage Romero (Paiute) says, the movie is about “sharing the truth about Los Angeles taking our sacred resource and changing our valley and people. Water is sacred, honor and respect it.”...
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