Jimi Hendrix's Patchwork Leather Coat

This panel and object exhibition highlights Native people who have been active participants in contemporary music for nearly a century. Musicians like Russell "Big Chief" Moore (Gila River Indian Community), Rita Coolidge (Cherokee), Buffy Sainte-Marie (Cree), and the group Redbone are a few of the Native performing artists who have had successful careers in popular music. Many have been involved in various forms of popular music--from jazz and blues to folk, country, and rock. Read more »

Description (physical):

Material: Leather

Location:
4th St and Independence Ave SW Washington,District of Columbia 20560
Identifier:
0.002
Institution:
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian