For the Native Americans of the Chesapeake region—past, present, and future. We honor your strength and endurance. Thank you for welcoming us to your Native place. Education Office of the National Museum of the American Indian
Coauthors, Researchers: Gabrielle Tayac, Ph.D. (Piscataway), Edwin Schupman (Muscogee)
Contributing Writer: Genevieve Simermeyer (Osage)
Editor: Mark Hirsch
Reviewers: Leslie Logan (Seneca), Clare Cuddy, Kakwireiosta Hall (Cherokee/Mohawk), Benjamin Norman (Pamunkey)
Additional Research: Danielle Moretti-Langholtz, Ph.D., Buck Woodard (Lower Muscogee Creek), Angela Daniel, Andy Boyd
Design: Groff Creative Inc.
Special Thanks: Helen Scheirbeck, Ph.D. (Lumbee); Sequoyah Simermeyer (Coharie), National Congress of American Indians; NMAI Photo Services
All illustrations and text © 2006 NMAI, Smithsonian Institution, unless otherwise noted.
Painted Pony Art Challenge promotes Horses and The Gathering at Clarke County Fair -- Deadline to Enter Aug. 13th
Art Exhibits will be accepted from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Aug. 13 Sunday
and 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday Aug. 14.
Special Art Contest: Homemaking & Fine Art Departments
Eligible Virginia and West Virginia Counties: Clarke, Loudoun, Fauquier, Warren and Frederick in Virginia and Jefferson in West Virginia
Calling all dancers and vendors. Save and share the date Oct. 21-22, 2017 for The Gathering.
Clarke County Fairgrounds
890 W Main St.
Berryville, VA 22611
Registered vendors and exhibitors are posted online.
Embrace the Spirit