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November  19

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Representations of North American Natives in the Dutch Golden Age
Thursday,  November  19 , 6 pm
National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center, Diker Pavillon
One Bowling Green, New York City

Michiel van Groesen of the University of Amsterdam discusses images, both visual and written, that influenced Dutch opinion toward the indigenous people of their new domain. The lecture is preceded by a thirty-minute walking tour that brings to life the environs and customs of the region before Dutch contact. For tour reservations, e-mail nmaitours@si.edu.

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