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Southwest Museum

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234 Museum Drive at Marion Way, Los Angeles, CA 90012


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The Southwest Museum | Museum/Attraction Review | Los Angeles | Frommers.com - expert review
This is the citys oldest museum, considered by some a best-kept secret that suffers from lack of recognition and space for its superlative collection. Originally opened in 1907 by amateur historian and Native American expert Charles F. Lummis (who also designed ...

Southwest Museum of the American Indian
The Southwest Museum holds one of the nation's most important museum, library, and archive collections related to the American Indian. In addition, it has extensive holdings of pre-Hispanic, Spanish colonial, Latino, and Western American art and artifacts. For nearly one hundred years it has support...

Southwest Museum Los Angeles, CA
collections. Evelyn Hunt Nadeau was among the artists who worked in the Art Project during its 16 months at the Museum. She produced nearly 40 watercolors, mostly of pottery, with some paintings of baskets, robes and hides. A comment about her work found among the records of the Project states, &quo...

MOTA Museums of the Arroyo
As the nationally renowned and the oldest museum in Los Angeles, the Southwest Museum of the American Indian houses one of the most significant collections of Native American art and artifacts. Ranging from historic pottery to contemporary works, the museum's collections represent the diversity of A...

Southwest Museum of the American Indian | Terms of Use Agreement & Privacy Policy
The Site (excluding links to Web sites operated by others) is controlled and operated by Museum in Los Angeles, California. Although Museum has made no effort to publish the Site elsewhere, it is accessible in all fifty U.S. states and in other countries due to its presence on the World Wide Web. As...

Southwest Museum | Los Angeles Travel Guide
The plan is to have the Southwest Museum up and running again by 2009, in a new building with updated seismic technology, display capabilities and technology. Meanwhile, work will continue on the old building, which is scheduled for completion in 2010. The Southwest Museum will then become some othe...

Autrys Southwest Museum American Indian : INCLUDED with the Go Los Angeles Card
The Southwest Museum of the American Indian explores American Indian histories and cultures, with the cooperation and involvement of American Indians, in order to advance knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of diverse indigenous peoples. Founded in 1907 by Charles Lummis and members of the So...

Southwest Museum, Los Angeles - IgoUgo Reviews
The botanical garden is well worth the stop, but only if they are doing a tour. The garden in itself isn’t much to look at, but the woman who gives the tour is a vessel full of knowledge on how the natives of California lived and hunted. The tour is extremely long. I cut out 45 minutes into it and...

Southwest Museum Of The American Indian - Los Angeles California CA - AmericanTowns.com
The galleries are closed due to extensive rehabilitation of the building and conservation of its rare collection of Native American artifacts, with the goal of moving most of the collection to a new state-of-the-art home by 2009. Plans call for the infrastructure improvements to the Southwest Museum...

Southwest Museum in Los Angeles CA : MuseumStuff.com details
: The Southwest Museum holds one of the nation's most important museum, library, and archive collections related to the American Indian. In addition it has extensive holdings of Prehispanic, Spanish Colonial, Latino, and Western American art and artifacts. For eighty years it has supported rese...

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