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News from Native America
Judy Topping
Ojibwa/Anishnabe, White Earth Reservation, Waubun, Minnesota
1996
Cotton/polyester with polyester filling
72" x 72”
MSUM 1996:134.1
Photo by Doug Elbinger, all rights reseved by the Michigan State University Museum

Ojibwa/Anishnabe quiltmaker Judy Toppings of the White Earth Reservation, Waubun, Minnesota, selected and transferred onto fabric articles from the Indian Country News for this pictorial history quilt, entitled "News from Native Country". She hopes the quilt will make people aware of the struggles and notable achievements of Native peoples.

From To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions




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