Volume 12, Issue 3
River Trading Post
314 N. River Street
Dundee, Illinois 60118
7033 E. Main Street, 102
Scottsdale, Arizona 85251
Going on 15 years,
River Trading Post has become
renowned for its diverse collection
of American Indian art, and as the
friendliest place around for explor-
ing and buying American Indian
Browse our galleries, visit our web-
site, and we believe you will find a
treasure with your name on it.
He was a teacher, a former
Navy Seal, an airplane pilot an
Ojibwe pipe keeper, a storyteller
and a valued member of the
River Trading Post family.
Brant Snyder was a big man,
and a gentle soul who never lost
his passion for teaching, wheth-
er the subject was science or
engineering or American Indian
Friends visiting River Trading
Post and having the pleasure to
meet Brant never left the gallery
without taking away a bit more
understanding of American
Frequently Brant would bring
groups of bright-eyed students
to River Trading Post where he
would enthrall them with stories
of ancient American Indian
tradition as it is expressed
through various art forms.
We lost our friend Brant in May
following his determined battle
with a long illness that ultimate-
ly took him away from us. But
never away from being a part of
the River Trading Post family.
The consummate teacher
One of our very favorite places is the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in
Albuquerque. The center is owned by the 19 northern Pueblo tribes of
New Mexico, and is worth each minute of your visit. On weekends, you can see
beautiful traditional dances from the various pueblos, and feel the heart beat of the
pueblo drums. You also will enjoy the marketplace where pueblo artisans offer
The center features a wonderful museum where you can see art and artifacts, in
addition to a resource library with over 5,000 titles.
Pueblo Harvest Café
has to be the best “brunch” spot in Albuquerque. Their
blue corn pancakes are just yummy, and their Bloody Mary is the best!
And, cameras are permitted. Enjoy the visit.
A Buffalo Dance at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Bring your camera.