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Published: 5/17/2013 - Updated: 1 year ago


Visiting artist touring all tribes of N. America's 1st Nation

Photographer and artist Matika Wilbur made a stop in Perrysburg on Thursday, May 16, 2013, in between visiting all 562 federally recognized Native American tribes. She was at River House Arts in Perrysburg sharing stories and photos of Native Americans throughout America. CLICK ANY TO VIEW LARGER AND START SLIDESHOW

Enlarge | Buy This Photo "We're still here," Matika Wilbur said in reply to a question about why she chose to photograph Native Americans.
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Gallery co-owner Paula Baldoni, center right, introduces speaker Matika Wilbur for a lecture on Wilbur's photographic work at the River House Arts Gallery Thursday, May 16, 2013 in Perrysburg. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gallery co-owner Paula Baldoni, center right, introduces speaker Matika Wilbur for a lecture on Wilbur's photographic work at the ...
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Vicki Marsh, of Maumee, takes a look at several pieces by photographer Matika Wilbur Enlarge | Buy This Photo Vicki Marsh, of Maumee, takes a look at several pieces by photographer Matika Wilbur
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Matika Wilbur, center, describes the subject of one of her photographs. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Matika Wilbur, center, describes the subject of one of her photographs.
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Matika Wilbur, right, speaks to a packed room about her experiences photographing indigenous people in America. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Matika Wilbur, right, speaks to a packed room about her experiences photographing indigenous people in America.
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Lisa Bowe, of Perrysburg, walked past several prints. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Lisa Bowe, of Perrysburg, walked past several prints.
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Matika Wilbur, center, greets attendees of her talk after speaking about her experiences. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Matika Wilbur, center, greets attendees of her talk after speaking about her experiences.
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Georiga Manion, of South Toledo, center, points to a photograph taken Matika Wilbur as she and other lecture attendees listen. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Georiga Manion, of South Toledo, center, points to a photograph taken Matika Wilbur as she and other lecture attendees listen....
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