“Allies in War, Partners in Peace”

National Museum of the American Indian
March 16, 2018
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Sculpture in alcove
National Museum of the American Indian

“Allies in War, Partners in Peace,” 20-foot-tall bronze, 1,925lbs by Edward Hlavka from St. George, Utah, is enhanced with more than 125 specialty lights, six digital projectors, music, and voice narration telling the history of the alliance between the Oneida Indian Nation and the United States during the American Revolution.

It is installed in the fourth floor alcove at the entrance to the exhibition, “Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations,” Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, Mall Museum, Washington, D.C. 

Photo courtesy Smithsonian's National Museum of the Amerian Indian