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22 Photos from the Auburn Big Time Pow Wow

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown November 4th, 2014 Last Updated on: November 4th, 2014

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On October 17 and 18, 2014, Native American dancers, drummers, singers, and more gathered gathered in Northern California to celebrate the Auburn Big Time Pow Wow.

In attendance were:

Head staff
MC – Paul Flores (Yacqui, Apache)
Arena Director – Myron Horse (Oglala Lakota)
Head Man – Percy Edwards (Colville Confederated Tribes)
Head Woman – Rose Abrahamson (Shoshone/Bannock)
Head Youth Boy – TaTanka Horse (Lakota/Pit River, Paiute)
Head Youth Girl – Wiconi Horse (Lakota/Pit River, Paiute)
Head Gourd – Ben Wolf (Kiowa)

Eagle Staff & Color Guard
American Indian Veteran Association
Enrique Rudino

Host Drums
Northern: Creekside Singers (Pine Ridge, SD)
Southern: Big Medicine Singers (Bakersville, CA)

Once again our good friend Paula Schultz with Paula's Photoart was there to capture the moment for us.

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I especially love when she zooms in on a particular detail of regalia. Someone put in a lot of hours for that beautiful beadwork!

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Thanks again for sharing with us Paula! Make sure you check out more photos on her website at http://paulasphotoart.smugmug.com/.


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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.



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