Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Christmas Across Native America

Celebrations, memorials, and gatherings during the winter holiday season

Hank Adams carries a letter from the White House to Chief Frank Fools Crow (Oglala Lakota) during the siege of Wounded Knee. Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, 1973. (Hank Adams Collection)

“The Most Important Indian”—In Memory of Hank Adams (1943–2020)