ERIC Number: ED138396
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
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A Portfolio of Outstanding Contemporary American Indians.
Wood, Theodore E. B.
The portfolio contains 24 portraits with biographical sketches of outstanding contemporary American Indians. Representing several tribes, occupations, and points of view, the subjects are: Henry Adams, Louis W. Ballard, Robert L. Bennett, George Blue Spruce, Jarrett Blythe, Louis R. Bruce, Leon Cook, Ada Deer, Vine Deloria, Jr., James Gladstone, La Donna Harris, Ned Hatathli, Allan Houser, Peter MacDonnald, Billy Mills, N. Scott Momaday, Barney Old Coyote, Alfonso Ortiz, Helen L. Peterson, Arthur Raymond, Everett B. Rhoades, Gwendolyn Shunatona, Joseph C. Vasquez, and Annie Dodge Wauneka. These subjects can serve as role models for elementary and secondary students. Many of the biographies suggest topics worthy of further reading and research. Printed on heavy paper stock (11" x 14") and drawn in black and white, the portraits are suitable for classroom display. (NQ)
Descriptors: Achievement, American Indians, Biographical Inventories, Biographies, Community Leaders, Cultural Awareness, Elementary Secondary Education, Females, Instructional Materials, Leadership, Males, Reference Materials, Role Models
ECA Publishing Company, P. O. Box 1057, Menlo Park, California 94025 ($15.00)
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