Native American Images Site Highlights is designed to
make it quick and easy to visit topics of special interest
to you. However we hope that you have the time to
just relax and browse the entire web magazine.
American images consist of the sights and sounds of Native
America, including visual images, stories and song.
Combined they provide a total experience of Native America
yesterday and today. Our image makers series
combines the talents of artists, professional and amateur,
who create the images.
A collection of exceptional photo images of Native
American people, places and land.
Here you will find a collection of Native American
people who create images through poetry, stories, and
sharing experiences of everyday family life.
Music and song is a core part of Native
America. Here we give you the opportunity to sample
the song images of the Native American people.
American Images takes you through fifty images that will
more than fill your screen to give you a first hand feel
for the size, power and beauty of Southwest Native
American homelands. You will visit ancient ruins, a
petroglyph site and even the ruins of Spanish missions
that so strongly influenced the culture of Southwest
Native American culture, even today. Be sure to visit
Mesa: A portfolio
Come along on a
dream trip atop the ancient mesa. Where did the
Ancient Ones go? To another place and another
collection of images from many of the beautiful ceremonial dances
found throughout Native America today.
and Pow Wows
feature section to introduce you to Kachinas and Kachina
In this sampler, we use catalogue identifiers
developed by Harold S. Coulton to guide you through the
amazing, complex and interesting world of the Kachinas and
provide you with suggested reading material. Be sure
NAI Kachinas to
make your visit complete.
American Images on an exploration of
petroglyphs. You will have the opportunity to
explore, and to zoom in on the rock art that you like
A series of 42
old images from the Department of Interior and other important private
landscape at the edge of Navajo land evokes spirits of ancient ones.
During the vacationing 1950's and 1960's, tourists mobbed Indian
Country, and shutterbugs published postcards with "Indian pictures"
for tourists to send back home. Some stereotyped the Indian.
But many also accurately portrayed the beautiful human qualities of
the people. We've chosen the best for this series. Visit
In 1969, master artist,
lithographer, and friend of the Hopi people, Homer H. Boelter, created
a portfolio of Hopi kachinas. The portfolio was limited to 1000
copies, with 16 plates of exceptionally beautiful work, and the work
was dedicated to the Hopi people. Each of the 16 plates are
presented for you to see in the
Here you will be able to
enjoy a group of short videos that we thought you would enjoy. The
videos are compilations of our favorite Native American Images.
West: A portfolio
collection of exceptional old photography from the turn of the
century. A fascinating look at what photographers did with their
picture machines way back then.
This area will
take you to a very select list of exceptional sites that
you can access through Native American Images. You
will find information about Native America today, links to
various nations and tribes, museums and more.
Native American Nations
Here you will find direct links to many nations of Native
Native American Archives
This area provides links to
museums, and areas that will provide you with unique
insights into Native America today.
Native American Media
Keep up to date on news and
events throughout Native America.
Native American Services
Link to Native American
educational and health institutions in this area.
You just can't
ignore the experience of the trading post when visiting
Native America. The places are legendary, and have
become places where business and social activity
merge. While Native American Images is not
commercial, we believe that you will enjoy visiting some
of our favorite trading places. They are really
exceptional. Obviously it is much better to visit them in
person. The web just can't duplicate the sights, the
feel, and the people that you will experience in one of
these places. Enjoy your visit to
Visit many leading educational
institutions that include Native American Images as an integral part
of their studies programs. Visit
Native American Images
Native American Images began
in 1998 with several simple image galleries. We have saved those
to remind us of where this all began. You can visit the original