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Buffalo Calf Road, Warrior woman.

The remarkable story of a young Cheyenne warrior woman in her early twenties, Buffalo Calf Road, spans a period of 3 years from 1876 until her death in 1879. 373 more words

"Aboriginal shield from Cook's Landing, 1770".

Photo: A shield collected at Botany Bay during Captain Cook’s visit in 1770. (Supplied: British Museum)
A shield collected after a skirmish at Botany Bay in 1770 is set to go on display at the British Museum as part of an “immensely important” exhibition devoted to the history of Indigenous Australia. 248 more words

"Confined" Art by Indigenous prisoners in Victoria.

Origins, 2016: Wally, Mutti Mutti. Acrylic on canvas.
‘This painting is about connection to family and Aboriginality.
We are all connected to each other and to land. 196 more words

"Colorful masks abound in Costa Rica".

Indigenous children dress in traditional outfits in preparation for the Rey Curré festival. Courtesy The Culture Ministry
The moment tourists arrive at a Costa Rican airport, they see artifacts of the Boruca people: elaborately painted balsawood masks hang in the souvenir shops, sculpted like monsters, jaguars, and playful demons. 199 more words

"The Beauty of Dance".

Picture taken during the Rising Winds of Aboriginal Trends, Music and Dance Festival held in 2014 at the remodeled Pavilion of Aroma of Flowers inside the Taipei Expo Park. 40 more words

"The Mushuanu Innu".

Labrador, Canada The Mushuau Innu of Labrador were one of the last indigenous peoples to be forced to settle by the Canadian government in 1967. … 37 more words

The "Surma Boys".

Omo valley, Ethiopia
Surma boys in the lower Omo valley in south-west Ethiopia, which is home to eight different tribes, numbering about 200,000 including the Surma. 49 more words