CE: Indian Summer Program Series

Date, Time, and Location

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/07/2019 - 3:00pm
Schiele Museum
1500 E Garrison Blvd
Gastonia, NC 28054

The Demise of Tonto

Saturday, September 7 at 3 PM

Cathy A. Smith, historian and an authority on authentic Native costume, clothing, and regalia shares stories of cultural heroes drawn from her experiences with Indigenous Peoples of the Plains. Her presentation highlights her vast experience and meticulous processes in authentically representing Native Americans throughout 20 years of motion pictures, including Dances with Wolves, Crazy Horse, and Son of the Morning Star.