in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Native American History; World History. 1253 words.
Nampeyo (1859–20 July 1942), Native American potter, was born in Tewa Village (Hano), First Mesa, Hopi reservation, Arizona, the daughter of Qotsvema, a Hopi farmer from Walpi, and Qotcakao...