This catalog of Plains Indian material culture is a wonderful reference source for anyone interested in learning about the Plains Indian lifestyle. Richard Green's enclosed exhibition traces the evolution of Plains Indian art and culture from early times to present, and includes material from a wide range of tribal groups. Includes sections on Men's Parade Regalia, Wild Bill Cody's Tour of Europe, Sioux Indians in Early Postcards, Weapons, Warrior Clothing, Dance Regalia, Tools and Implements, Tipi Furniture, Women's Clothing and Trade Cloth Dresses. Childhood Items, Horse Gear, Tobacco Bags, Bags and Pouches, Moccasins, and Made for Sale Items.
Informed commentary by the author on the items displayed gives added depth to the exhibit. Included are over two hundred color photos of exhibit pieces and other items, along with many black and white photographs from the early 1900s.