Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial. Part I

Photographs © Jeremy Wade Shockley 2008. All Rights Reserved.

In the words of Micheal Parfit….

“Powwows today are far more than a salute to the past. They’re not shows. They’re not entertainment. Most Indians call them celebrations. Nurtured during the past century by Plains Indians, today’s powwow is part family reunion, part cultural revival, part dance contest – and all shimmering spectacle.”

NGM- June, 1994.

Click HERE to visit the newly added galleries at Fedora Photo showcasing the events at the Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial!

I sincerely hope you enjoy the images! Regards, Jeremy

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