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Beadwork Bibliography

Conn, Richard. A Persistent Vision Art of the Reservation Days The L.D. and Ruth Bax Collection of the Denver Art Museum. Denver, Colorado: Denver Art Museum, 1986.

Dean, David. Beading in the Native American Tradition. Loveland, Colorado: InterweavePress, 2002.

Dubin, Lois Sherr. The History of Beads from 30,000 B.C. to the Present. New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 1987.

Hail, Barbara A. Hau, K?la! The Plains Indian Collection of the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology. Bristol, RI: Brown University, 1980.

Koch, Ronald P. Dress Clothing of the Plains Indians. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1977.

Lyrod, Carrie A. Quill and Beadwork of the Western Sioux. Boulder, Colorado: JohnsonBooks, 1984.

Maurer, Evan M., Visions of the People A Pictorial History of Plains Indian Life. Minneapolis, MN: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1992.

Monture, Joel. The Complete Guide to Traditional Native American Beadwork A Definitive Study of Authentic Tools, Materials, Techniques and Styles. New York: MacMillan Publishing Company, 1993.


Orchard, William C. Beads and Beadwork of the American Indians. New York, NY: Museum of the American Indian Heye Foundation, 1975.

The Technique of Porcupine Quill Decoration Among the Indians of North America. Ogden, Utah: Eagles View Publishing, 1984.


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