2010.54.16462

Native American Animal Tales
1991
22.75 in HIGH x 31.875 in WIDE
(57.78 cm HIGH x 80.96 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.16462

"copyright (c) 1991 by Weekly Reader Corporation. Weekly Reader is a federally registered trademark of Weekly Reader / Corporation. Supplement written by Lewis K. Parker, designed by Chuck Kuhn, and illustrated by Joanna Yardley." in white on the bottom at the right.

Laminated poster has white unprinted edges enclosing an orange, white and greed jagged line border. At the top is "Native American Animal Tales" in orange followed by three columns of black text about North American Indian oral traditions. Below the text are four equal sections - green at the top left and bottom right and orange at the top right and bottom left. Each section has a stylized color illustration and white text. At the top left is "The Great Race", showing a buffalo running and a black bird flying by. At the top right is "Grandmother Spider Steals the Sun", showing a spider crawling along a web with a flaming yellow ball in one of her legs. At the bottom left is "Coyore and the Night Sky", showing a coyote throwing shiny objects into the night sky, forming stars. At the bottom right is "Raven and Halibut Man", showing a raven and three men pulling a boat full of fish and a fish-like human. The text associated with each image relays an origin story. At the top right corner is the Weekly Reader logo. |
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