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Hopi Summer: Letters from Ethel to Maud

Hopi Summer: Letters from Ethel to Maud

by Carolyn O'Bagy Davis
     
 
The true story of a special cross-cultural friendship.

In 1927 Maud Melville, a wealthy New Englander, and Ethel Muchvo, a Hopi potter, struck up a remarkable friendship. Using diaries, letters, and photographs of Ethel and Maud, biographer and historian Carolyn O'Bagy Davis delves into the touching relationship that blossomed between two very different

Overview

The true story of a special cross-cultural friendship.

In 1927 Maud Melville, a wealthy New Englander, and Ethel Muchvo, a Hopi potter, struck up a remarkable friendship. Using diaries, letters, and photographs of Ethel and Maud, biographer and historian Carolyn O'Bagy Davis delves into the touching relationship that blossomed between two very different women over many years of triumphs and sorrows. The story of Ethel and Maud also documents a bygone time in Native American history, a "Hopi summer" before wrenching change came to the traditional Pueblo world of the Hopi. 60 b/w photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781933855080
Publisher:
Treasure Chest Books
Publication date:
04/23/2007
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,216,573
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Carolyn O'Bagy Davis is the author of six previous books, including Hopi Quilting and Mogollon Mountain Man. She lives in Tucson, Arizona.

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