AMERICAN PRAIRIE TO HOST BARRY FRIEDMAN, INDIAN BLANKET EXPERT, FOR PRESENTATION, PUBLIC TEXTILE APPRAISALS
Event includes book signing and Tribal member discussion of cultural significance
June 28, 2023
American Prairie will host its second "Speaker Series" event of 2023 with an in-person presentation by Barry Friedman, the foremost expert on vintage Indian trade and camp blankets, at the National Discovery Center in Lewistown on July 1, 2023, at 1 p.m. Mr. Friedman's presentation will be followed by "public textile evaluations", a la Antiques Road Show.
Barry Friedman is considered to be the foremost authority on vintage Indian Trade and Camp Blankets. He is the Vintage Blanket Consultant for Pendleton Woolen Mills; Ralph Lauren's primary supplier of antique blankets; and provider of all...