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GZ-21393-82

New York Botanical Garden (Bronx, NY 10458-5126)
Peter Dykeman (Project Director: 04/24/1982 to present)

Contributions of Plants to the Culture of Pre-Colonial Native Americans of the Mid-Hudson Valley Area

To support a project which will give youth an understanding of the origins, history, and general cultural characteristics of pre-colonial American Indians by studying the role which plants played in Indian legends, religion, music, art, and everyday survival activities.

Project fields:
History, General; Native American Studies

Program:
Humanities Projects for Youth

Division:
Public Programs

Total amounts:
$5,000 (approved)
$5,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
12/1/1982 – 8/31/1983