Frybread: In Film, Art, Architecture, And Beyond

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Photograph by Visible Narrative, from RPM’s Frybread Stand flickr gallery Revolutions Per Minute: Indigenous Music Culture is a relatively new site that’s offering a wealth of news on…

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Jim Denomie: Reworking American Myths

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Selection from untitled (Untruthful Series), 2011; Bockley Gallery The Bockley Gallery in Minneapolis is currently featuring Works on Paper, an exhibit of new prints and paintings by Jim…

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The Vernacular: This Is Our Whole Family

Friday, October 28, 2011

Selection from an unsigned, undated photograph-postcard To Miss Maude Richmond, Broadhead, Wisconsin Mar 9 1910 Dear Friend: – Well we have not got there yet. Frank is going…

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The Vernacular: It Is A Boy

Monday, September 19, 2011

Chico’s Produce Stand, outside DeSoto, Missouri

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Saturday Portfolio: The Quilt Index

Saturday, August 27, 2011

selection from a crazy quilt, unknown artist; Rutgers Special Collections To continue with this week’s discussion of Folk Art, Heritage, or Something Else? we’d like to point folks…

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The Vernacular: Bill Saves His Own Life

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma May 15, 10PM, 1908 Don’t be alarmed ’tis all over now. She only stood there on the bridge + took a shot at me in…

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The Vernacular: A Freak Of The Wild And Woolly West

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Casper, Wyoming Sept. 6, 1914 Dear Ma: At last I am here and like it very much. This is a great country. The people are so sociable one…

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Introducing The Yuma Project

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Yuma, Colorado; from the Baseline Group flickr page Today we’re excited to present The Yuma Project, a collaboration between art students at The University of Colorado-Boulder and the…

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The Vernacular: Thirty-Five Dozen Eggs

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

click on the image for a larger view; The Art of the Rural Saturday 23. Dear Mary & Family: Will send you a card of my old home…

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The Vernacular: Our Blueberries

Monday, June 20, 2011

  Thank you so much for card. I hadn’t much hope Flora’s young man would be leaving: and of course she will not want to go if she…

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