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Mildred Valley Thornton (7 May 1890 -27, July, 1967) was a Canadian artist. She is famous for her colourful paintings and writings about prairie and Northwest Coast First Nations people.

Mildred Valley Thornton (7 May 1890 -27, July, 1967) was a Canadian artist. Mildred Stinson was born in 1890 in Dresden, Ontario, Canada. She was from a farming family and developed a great affection for art from an early age. In 1910, she studied at Oliver College in Michigan, USA. In the same year, she also studied with .

Buffalo people: Portraits of a vanishing nation. 0888394799 (ISBN13: 9780888394798).

Mildred Valley Thornton had an abiding passion which she pursued with almost missionary fervor throughout her life - the preservation of Plains Indian culture. For over fifty years she dedicated herself to that purpose through the medium of her paintings, writing and lectures. Buffalo people: Portraits of a vanishing nation.

Buffalo People Pt. 1 : Portraits of a Vanishing Nation. by Mildred Valley Thornton. Mildred Valley Thornton has an abiding passion which she pursued with almost missionary fervour throughout he life - the preservation of Canada's native culture. For over fifty years she dedicated herself to that purpose through the medium of her paintings, writings and lectures.

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Thornton Wilder’s renowned 1967 National Book Award–winning novel features a foreword by John Updike and an afterword by Tappan Wilder, who draws on such unique sources as Wilder’s unpublished letters, handwritten annotations in the margins of the book, and other illuminating.

Thornton Wilder’s renowned 1967 National Book Award–winning novel features a foreword by John Updike and an afterword by Tappan Wilder, who draws on such unique sources as Wilder’s unpublished letters, handwritten annotations in the margins of the book, and other illuminating documentary material. In 1962 and 1963, Thornton Wilder spent twenty months in hibernation, away from family and friends, in the town of Douglas, Arizona.

Mildred Valley Thornton Hon. CPA, FRSA (7 May 1890 – 27 July 1967) was born Mildred Valley Stinson a Canadian portrait and landscapepainter. She studied in Toronto, Ontario and Chicago, Illinois and later married Henry Thornton a Confectioner and emigrant of England. Thornton's early education was in Lambton County. Artistically she trained at the Olivet College in Michigan, USA as well as the Ontario School of Art and the prestigious Art Institute of Chicago.

Mildred Valley Thornton had an abiding passion which she pursued with almost missionary fervor throughout her life -- the preservation of Plains Indian culture. For over fifty years she dedicated herself to that purpose through the medium of her paintings, writing and lectures. During the course of her self-appointed career, Mildred not only painted the portraits of many prominent and historical Natives, most of whom are long since dead, but she assembled an accompanying catalog of anecdotes, folklore and legends, mostly related in now long-forgotten native tongues, which today provide a unique chronicle of a vanished age. This publication is a unique collection of both Thornton's colorful portraits and the fascinating story behind each one.
Buffalo People: Portraits of a Vanishing Nation download epub
Social Sciences
Author: Mildred Valley Thornton
ISBN: 0888394799
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Subcategory: Social Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Hancock House Pub Ltd (November 1, 2000)
Pages: 208 pages