Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Candace Greene

Anthropologist, Collections and Archives
Department / Division
  • Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Oklahoma
  • M.A. Anthropology, Brown University
  • B.A., University of Texas Austin
Research Interests

Native North American art, material culture, and ethnology, especially Plains Indian drawings; museum anthropology; issues in collection-based research.

  • Greene, Candace S. 2006. "Winter Counts and Coups Counts: Plains Pictorial Art as Native History." AnthroNotes 27 (1): 1– 6.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2005. "Winter Counts and Coup Counts: Plains Pictorial Art as Native History." AnthroNotes 26 (2): 1– 6.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2005. "Winter Counts and Coup Counts: Plains Pictorial Art as Native History." AnthroNotes 25 (2): 1– 6.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2004. "From Bison Robes to Ledgers: Changing Contexts in Plains Drawings." European Review of Native American Studies 18 (1): 21– 29.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2001. [Book review] "The Five Crows Ledger: Biographic Warrior Art of the Flathead Indians." Great Plains Quarterly. 21: 346– 347.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2000. "Guest Editor, special issue on artwork collection of the National Anthropological Archives." American Indian Art Magazine 25 (4):
  • Greene, Candace S. 2000. "The Artwork Collection of the National Anthropological Archives: An American Treasure." American Indian Art Magazine 26 (4): 54– 65.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1998. "Courting and Counting Coup: Cheyenne Ledger Art at Gilcrease." Gilcrease Journal 6 (1): 4– 19.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1998. [Book review] "Cheyenne Dog Soldiers: A Ledgerbook History of Coups and Combat." North Dakota History. 65 (1): 35– 36.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1997. "Southern Plains Graphic Art Before the Reservation." American Indian Art Magazine 22 (3): 44– 53.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1996. "Discovering the Audience: A Reorientation in Musuem Anaylsis." Reviews in Anthropology 24: 267– 276.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1996. "Exploring the Three "Little Bluffs" of the Kiowa." Plains Anthropologist 41 (157): 221– 242.
  • Greene, Candace S. and Drescher, T. 1994. "The Tipi with Battle Pictures: The Kiowa Tradition of Intangible Property Rights." The Trademark Reporter 84 (4): 418– 433.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1993. "The Tepee with Battle Pictures." Natural History 102 (10): 68– 76.
  • Greene, Candace S. and Korn, R. 1993. [Book review] "Art of the American Indian Frontier: the Chandler-Pohrt Collection." The Exhibitionist. 12 (1): 24– 25.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1992. "Artists in Blue: The Indian Scouts of Fort Reno and Fort Supply." American Indian Art Magazine 18 (1): 50– 57.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1992. "Soft Cradles of the Central Plains." Plains Anthropologist 37 (139): 95– 113.
  • Greene, Candace S. and Wiedman, D. 1988. "Early Kiowa Peyote Ritual and Symbolism: The 1891 Drawing Books of Silverhorn (Haungooah)." American Indian Art Magazine 13 (4): 32– 41.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1983. "Southeastern Basketry: Tradition and Ecology." Papers in Anthropology 24 (2): 131– 143.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1981. "The Stovall Museum of Science and History." American Indian Art Magazine 6 (4): 46– 51.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1979. "Low Budget Alternatives for Environmental Control." Mountain-Plains Museums Conference Proceedings 10: 59– 62.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1978. "Storage Techniques for Ethnology Collections." Curator 21 (2): 111– 118.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1977. "Oklahoma Indian Beadwork: Perspectives in Cultural Change." Oklahoma Anthropological Society Bulletin 26: 123– 150.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1977. "Storage Techniques for the Conservation of Collections." Oklahoma Museums Association Bulletin 8:

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  • Greene, Candace S. 2017. "Significance of the Ledger Drawings." in A Pictorial History of the Oglala Sioux, edited by Blish, Helen H. and Bull, Amos Bad Heart., 50th Anniversary Edition ed. xxvii– xxxix. Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2015. "Museum Anthropology." in Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2012. "The White Swan Muslin: Deeds of Honor." in Father Lindesmith's Collection: History into Art and Anthropology, edited by Mack, Joanne M., 54– 64. South Bend, IN: Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2009. "Sitting Bull als Künstler." in Sitting Bull und seine Welt, edited by Feest, Christian F., 60– 64. Vienna, Austria: Kunst Historisches Museum.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2005. "Fort Marion and the Florida Boys: Rethinking the Named Indian Artist." in The People of the Buffalo: The Plains Indians of North America, vol. 2, edited by Taylor, C. and Dempsey, H., 36– 42. Verlag fur Amerikanistik/ Tatanka Press.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2001. "Art Until 1900." in Handbook of North American Indians, Plains, Volume 13, Part 2, edited by DeMallie, Raymond and Sturtevant, William C., 1039– 1054. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2000. "Changing Times, Changing Views: Silver Horn as a Bridge from 19th to 20th Century Kiowa Art." in Transforming Images: The Art of Silver Horn and his Successors, edited by Donnelley, R., 15– 25. Chicago: Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2000. "Silver Horn's Ledger Book: Episodic Time Among the Kiowa." in Tempus Fugit: Time Flies, edited by Schall, J., 298– 303. Kansas City: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1996. "Structure and Meaning in Cheyenne Ledger Art." in Plains Indian Drawings 1865-1935: Pages from a Visual History, edited by Berlo, J., 26– 33. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1992. "Five Paintings of the Medicine Lodge Ceremony." in Visions of the People, edited by Maurer, E., 162– 165. Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Art.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1992. "Documentation, Attribution, and the Ideal Type." in Art and Artifacts: Essays in Material Culture and Museum Studies in Honor of Jane Powell Dwyer. Research Papers in Anthropology, No.5, edited by Juli, H., 9– 17. Providence: Brown University.
  • Greene, Candace S. 1984. "Care of Baskets." in Basketry of Southeastern Indians, edited by Gettys, M., 65– 69. Idabel: Museum of the Red River.

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  • Greene, Candace S. 2009. One Hundred Summers: A Kiowa Calendar Record. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.
  • Greene, Candace S. and Thornton, R. 2007. The Year the Stars Fell: Lakota Winter Counts at the Smithsonian. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.
  • Greene, Candace S. 2001. Silver Horn: Master Illustrator of the Kiowa. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.
  • Merrill, William L., Hansson, Marian Kaulaity, Greene, Candace S., and Reuss, Frederick J. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology (40). Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.
  • Greene, Candace S. , ed. 1993. Saynday Was Coming Along. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.
  • 1981. "Mountain-Plains Museums Conference Proceedings." In ,
  • 1980. "Mountain-Plains Museums Conference Proceedings." In ,