The California Indian Museum and Cultural Center Proudly Presents:Ishi: A Story of Dignity, Hope and CourageThis wonderful new exhibit that opened January 31, 2009 is at the California Indian Museum and Cultural Center, 5250 Aero Drive, Santa Rosa, California.The exhibit was sponsored by: A gift from Tom Gonzales in honor of his son, Thomas, The Institute of Museum and Library Services, and the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. Call 707-579-3004 for more information or visit: www.cimcc.org Regular Exhibition Hours are Monday through Friday 9:00-5:00 We hope that you have the opportunity to experience this extraordinary and important exhibit. Ishi’s experiences and legacy reflect the survival and adaptation of other California Indian peoples of his generation and today. The exhibition includes American Indian voices and perspectives on significant issues and can help to change the ways in which Ishi’s legacy is taught in our public schools.
The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.access here