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October 16, 2011

The Hoffman Estates Museum is happy to present a program on the American Indian featuring:

  • Anthropologist Marilyn Lind presents George Catlins’ Gallery of art and his stories
  • Dale and Paula Francisco & Family present a mini powwow with storytelling, dancing and a description of their regalia
  • Joe Yazzie will give a description of some of his art work and talk about the American Trickster Gallery in Schaumburg

The program will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2011 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Hoffman Estates Village Hall, 1900 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, IL.

For additional information or questions, contact Pat Barch, Hoffman Estates Historian at 847-755-9630 or

Shown below are the Trickster Gallery and a painting of George Catlin.

Jane Rozek
Local History Librarian
Schaumburg Township District Library