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George Rivera

Pojoaque Pueblo

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 14, 2017
1. George Rivera Marker
Inscription.
George Rivera
Pojoaque Pueblo

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.)
 
Location. 38° 53.313′ N, 77° 0.966′ W. Marker is in The National Mall, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Jefferson Drive Southwest. Touch for map. On the grounds of the National Museum of the American Indian. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20565, United States of America.
 
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); 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
George Rivera Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 14, 2017
2. George Rivera Marker
(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.
 
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