indianz.com your internet resource indianz.com on facebook indianz.com on twitter indianz.com on Google+ indianz.com on soundcloud
phone: 202 630 8439
The Rise of Tribes and the Fall of Federal Indian Law
Advertise on Indianz.Com
Home > News > Headlines
Print   Subscribe
Radio: Exhibit shares story of Ute people in Colorado homeland

Filed Under: Education
More on: colorado, museums, ute
     


Seasons of the Nuche: Transitions of the Ute People is on exhibit at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum in Aspen, Colorado.

The Aspen Historical Society in Colorado added items to its exhibit on the Ute people:
The historic Wheeler/Stallard Museum on Aspen’s west-end is home for the exhibit called Seasons of the Nuche: Transitions of the Ute People. Nina Gabianelli is giving today’s tour. She’s the Vice President of Programming and Education at the Aspen Historical Society. She says at one time, the Ute nation included seven tribes across parts of Colorado, Utah, Wyoming and New Mexico.

"What this exhibit does is actually talk about the transitions they’ve gone through, from pre-contact to the early contact years with the Spanish and trappers, and then with the removal of them from Colorado and now, their lives today."

The exhibit weaves through the upper floor of the museum. You walk by black and white photographs, written timelines and several artifacts. The exhibit opened in 2012 and has won two national and one regional award for its leadership in history. Now, fifteen new artifacts are on display. Gabianelli points to a decorative, rawhide parfleche bag.

"We just put this new piece into the exhibit," says Gabianelli

Get the Story:
Ute Exhibit In Aspen Reopens With New Artifacts (Aspen Public Radio 5/19)

Related Stories:
County in Colorado apologizes for 1881 removal of Ute people (5/5)


Copyright © Indianz.Com
More headlines...
Stay Connected:
On Facebook

On Twitter

On Google+

On SoundCloud
Local Links:
Federal Register | Indian Gaming | Jobs & Notices | In The Hoop | Message Board
Latest News:
Obama hosts his final White House Tribal Nations Conference (9/27)
Judge urges tribal coordination on complaint in #NoDAPL case (9/27)
More tribes settle trust fund lawsuits as Obama era nears end (9/27)
Memorandum of understanding for treaty rights in the works (9/27)
White House: Indigenous voices in the Obama administration (9/27)
President Obama praises Comanche Nation woman in speech (9/27)
Lakota Country Times: Clinic for Native veterans shut down (9/27)
Native Sun News Today: Statue brings community together (9/27)
Delphine Red Shirt: Start the healing process for our people (9/27)
Editorial: Newspapers shouldn't be beholden to government (9/27)
Albert Bender: Spill confirms fears on Dakota Access Pipeline (9/27)
Sierra Club: More review needed for Dakota Access Pipeline (9/27)
Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation releases casino expansion study (9/27)
Remarks by Obama at White House Tribal Nations Conference (9/26)
President Obama signs bill to promote Native tourism into law (9/26)
Lakota Country Times: #NoDAPL lands before United Nations (9/26)
Native Sun News Today: Rosebud Sioux group celebrates win (9/26)
Clara Caufield: Look around because Indians are everywhere (9/26)
Rodney Butler/Kevin Brown: Tribes committed to new casino (9/26)
Gyasi Ross: Obama's legacy on the line with Dakota pipeline (9/26)
Steven Newcomb: Statue on Kumeyaay territory based on lie (9/26)
Peter d'Errico: Book encourages return to a 'tribal' way of life (9/26)
Review: 'Inspiring' documentary about Elouise Cobell's battle (9/26)
More California tribes welcome labor unions at gaming facilities (9/26)
Ho-Chunk Nation starts work on major casino expansion project (9/26)
Obama administration asks tribes about infrastructure projects (9/23)
House passes measure to combat illegal sale of tribal property (9/23)
Mike Rounds: Righting historical wrongs against Native citizens (9/23)
Indian Health Service names new medical officer in Great Plains (9/23)
Interior Department finalizes rule for Native Hawaiian relations (9/23)
Native Sun News Today: Democrat accepts invitation to debate (9/23)
more headlines...

Home | Arts & Entertainment | Business | Canada | Cobell Lawsuit | Education | Environment | Federal Recognition | Federal Register | Forum | Health | Humor | Indian Gaming | Indian Trust | Jack Abramoff Scandal | Jobs & Notices | Law | National | News | Opinion | Politics | Sports | Technology | World

Indianz.Com Terms of Service | Indianz.Com Privacy Policy
About Indianz.Com | Advertise on Indianz.Com

Indianz.Com is a product of Noble Savage Media, LLC and Ho-Chunk, Inc.