Contributor biographical information for Blessing for a long time : the sacred pole of the Omaha Tribe / Robin Ridington, text and Dennis Hastings (inaska) illustrations and documentation.

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Robin Ridington is a professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of British Columbia. He is the author of Trail to Heaven: Knowledge and Narrative in a Northern Native Community and other works. Dennis Hastings is the director of the Omaha Tribal Historical Research Project.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Sacred Pole (Omaha rite)
Omaha Indians -- Religion.
Omaha Indians -- History.
Omaha Indians -- Material culture.