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Los Angeles' Southwest Museum of the American Indian Celebrates 100 Years With Cake, Punch and Controversy

Los Angeles' Southwest Museum of the American Indian Celebrates 100 Years With Cake, Punch and Controversy

With an abundance of two-layered birthday cake, gallons of punch, an American Indian hoop dancer, and a trio performing the music of early Spanish California -- the Sunday afternoon party on Oct. 21, 2007, proved to be a perfectly grand way of celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Southwest Museum of the American Indian.

Just like friends gathering for any birthday party, there were plenty of smiles from those joining in the celebration for Los Angeles' oldest museum, along with shaking of hands, warm greetings and laughter.

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Buffalo Bill Historical Center Now a Smithsonian Affiliate

Buffalo Bill Historical Center Now a Smithsonian Affiliate The Buffalo Bill Historical Center (BBHC) has announced it is now affiliated with the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum complex and research organization composed of 19 museums, nine research centers, and the National Zoo.

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Paul Dyck Collection: Plains Indian Artifacts Preview Now Open

Paul Dyck Collection: Plains Indian Artifacts Preview Now Open

Thirteen remarkable artifacts from the Paul Dyck Buffalo Culture Collection are now on exhibit at the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyoming, providing visitors with a preview of an historic and important Plains Indian collection.

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