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The Majesty of the Osage

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 @ 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Featured Speaker: Jim Duncan, past Director of the Missouri State Museum in Jefferson City

Before European colonization, Missouri was home to the most powerful Native American nation west of the Mississippi— the Osage. Today, the Osage remain a prominent and vital nation. Author, historian, and anthropologist, Jim Duncan covers the long history of the Osage in Missouri, the people, their arts, and how the Osage are keeping their heritage alive on their reservation in Oklahoma.

Presented in conjunction with the traveling exhibition, Splendid Heritage: Perspectives on American Indian Art on display at the Missouri History Museum, February 12, 2011 through April 30, 2011.

To be held at: Missouri History Museum – Lee Auditorium

Lindell and DeBaliviere in Forest Park

St. Louis, Missouri 63112

FREE and OPEN to ALL. Middle and high school students welcome.

Parking free in Museum lots or in Forest Park.

Perspectives on Science & History Series Co-sponsored by:

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Date:
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Time:
7:00 PM-8:30 PM
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