Image by Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie (Seminole/Muskogee/Dine)

Image by Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie (Seminole/Muskogee/Dine)

Julia Parker

 

TRIBE: Kashia Pomo/Coast Miwok

MEDIUM: Basketry

LOCATION: Midpines, California

 

2005 COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD HONOREE

 

“Julia goes to extremes to do her job well. She is tireless in her mission to preserve the tradition of Indian basketry. No one that I know does more to preserve the traditions of the Yosemite Indians than does Julia Parker." Gene Rose, nominator