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The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Rivera

Pojoaque Pueblo

 
 
George Rivera Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 13, 2019
1. George Rivera Marker
Inscription.  
Buffalo Dancer II
Case bronze, ed. 2/4
26/7920
Gift of the Pueblo of Pojoaque, George Rivera and Glenn Green Galleries

For the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest, the Buffalo Dance is an enduring celebration, a prayer for the well-being of all.
 
Erected by Smithsonian Institution. (Marker Number 26/7920.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyHispanic AmericansNative Americans.
 
Location. 38° 53.313′ N, 77° 0.966′ W. Marker is in The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from Jefferson Drive Southwest west of 3rd Street Southwest, on the right when traveling east. On the grounds of the National Museum of the American Indian. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Maryland Avenue Southwest, Washington DC 20565, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. What is a Grandfather Rock? (here, next to this marker); Broadleaf Cattail • Káhkáhaskwar (kaw-kaw-has-quar) (a few steps from this marker);
George Rivera Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 13, 2019
2. George Rivera Marker
Witchhazel • Suhwe?t (suh-whet) (a few steps from this marker); Bald Cypress • Ártu (ar-too) (within shouting distance of this marker); Cardinal Direction Markers (within shouting distance of this marker); Wetlands (within shouting distance of this marker); Wingapo (within shouting distance of this marker); Cardinal Direction Marker: North (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The National Mall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 33 times this year. Last updated on February 10, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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