Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

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

George Rivera

Pojoaque Pueblo, b. 1964

 
 
George Rivera Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 3, 2020
1. George Rivera Marker
Inscription.  
Buffalo Dancer II, 2008
Cast bronze, ed. 2/4
26/7920
Gift of the Pueblo of Pojoaque, George Rivera, and Glenn Green Galleries, 2010

For the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest, the Buffalo Dance is an enduring celebration and a prayer for the well-being of all humankind.

[Spanish Translation:]
George Rivera
Pueblo pojoaque, n. 1964

Bailarín búfalo II, 2008
Bronce fundido, ed. 2/4
26/7920
Donación del Pueblo de Pojoaque, George Rivera y Glenn Green Galleries, 2010

Para los indígenas pueblo del sudoeste, la Danza del búfalo es una celebración duradera y una oración que busca el bienestar de toda la humanidad.
 
Erected 2020 by Smithsonian Institution. (Marker Number 26/7920.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyChurches & ReligionHispanic AmericansNative Americans.
 
Location. 38° 
<i>Buffalo Dancer II</i> image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 3, 2020
2. Buffalo Dancer II
53.32′ N, 77° 0.968′ W. Marker is in The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on Jefferson Drive Southwest just west of 3rd Street Southwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 309 Jefferson Dr SW, 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. A different marker also named George Rivera (a few steps from this marker); What is a Grandfather Rock? (a few steps from this marker); Witchhazel • Suhwe?t (suh-whet) (a few steps from this marker); Cardinal Direction Markers (within shouting distance of this marker); National Native American Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Broadleaf Cattail • Káhkáhaskwar (kaw-kaw-has-quar) (within shouting distance of this marker); Bald Cypress • Ártu (ar-too) (within shouting distance of this marker); Wetlands (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The National Mall.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This marker has replaced the linked marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 50 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
Paid Advertisement
Mar. 8, 2021