18 Auction Block
by Harmer Johnson
34 Five Collectors & 500 Baskets at the
Arizona State Museum
by Andrew T. Higgins
Profiles five early-twentieth-century Arizona collectors whose basketry collections are highlighted in the exhibit Basketry Treasured at the Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona, Tucson.
44 Art for Assimilation’s Sake: Indian-School Drawings in the Estelle Reel Papers
by Marinella Lentis
Using material from the Reel Papers, at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture/Eastern Washington State Historical Society, Spokane, this article examines the introduction of drawing in the curriculum of Indian boarding schools and the development of art education from 1890 to 1910.
52 Masterful Craftsmanship: Hohokam Arrowpoints in the Norton Allen Collection
by R. Jane Sliva
Discusses some of the Hohokam flaked-stone masterpieces collected by self-taught artist, photographer, flintknapper and avocational archaeologist Norton Allen.
58 Plains Indian Beadwork and Regalia at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
by Jan Timbrook
Describes the most recent in a series of changing exhibits that features beadwork and regalia from the museum’s seldom-seen Plains collection.
72 Calendar of Winter Events
74 Legal Briefs
by Ron McCoy
NAGPRA Updates: April 19–June 12, 2012
86 Advertiser Index