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Standing in Our Indigenous Ways and Beliefs: Designing Indigenous Architecture in North America over Four Decades

  • Johnpaul Jones
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Abstract

Johnpaul Jones is a co-director of Jones and Jones Architects + Landscape Architects + Planners located in Seattle, Washington. Jones, the son of a Welsh-American father and a mother of Choctaw and Cherokee heritage. He spent his early years in the family’s tenant farmhouse on the outskirts of the town of Okmulgee, the capital of the Creek Nation (located in rural Oklahoma). “In those days Indians couldn’t live in town, and neither could blacks.”

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Jones and Jones Architects and Landscape Architects and PlannersOkmulgeeUSA

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