An in depth story about a distant relation of mine who helped the Navajo Indians....
Paperback: 366 pages
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press; New edition (July 15, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.9 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 3545265
Format: PDF Text djvu book
Thomas Varker Keam owned and operated a trading post in Keams Canyon, Arizona Territory, from 1874 to 1902. He was the first trader to develop American Indian arts and crafts as part of his business and the first to suggest that Native artists modify their techniques to increase sales. Keam had a major impact on the evolution of Hopi pottery.Involved in early archaeological work in the Southwest, Keam was the first trader to develop lucrative con...