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Cultural Landscape Studies with Zuni Elders in Gila National Forest

This film shows collaborative efforts between two Zuni elders, archaeologists, a student researcher, and federal employees pertaining to...

A Kanga-Inspired Dress

Past graduate intern Julia Estrada researches a East African printed dress in the museum's collections.

And So It Begins...

The museum embarks on a collaborative commission project with the Tsobol Antsetik Cooperative and Weaving for Justice.

Cigarette Silks and Museums: A Quilt from the Estate of Robert W. Boney

Curator Kristin Otto examines the history and significance a quilt made from "cigarette silks."

Recent Acquisition: Two Shawls from Zinacantán

A look at the recently acquired shawls by Tzotil-Maya artists in Chiapas, Mexico, purchased from Weaving for Justice.

Recent Acquisition: Basket by Lydia Pesata

A look at the recently acquired hand-woven basket by Jicarilla Apache artist Lydia Pesata, a gift of Charles and Mildred Miles.

Legacy Collections and Berrenda Creek

M.A. student and University Museum graduate assistant Lindsey Cron introduces her ongoing thesis research with the Berrenda Creek collections.