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The First Americans—Then and Now

Lecture no. 7 from the course: Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History

The First Americans—Then and Now

Taught by Professor Richard Kurin | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

Inspect stone points produced at the end of the last ice age by the Clovis culture of early hunter-gatherers in the Americas. Then probe the mystery of the birdman carving found in an ancient Native American burial mound. See how tribal traditions continue to inspire Indian artists.

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e********t
February 13, 2017

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r********m
April 8, 2016
Dr. Kirin presents several migratory facts and Native American cultural traits which I had not considered before. I appreciated the lecture and found it a good transition from his previous lecture on The American West.

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v********m
September 26, 2015

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