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Smithsonian Reveals Winning Design For New Native American Veterans Memorial

The National Museum of the American Indian announced its winning design for the National Native American Veterans Memorial. Source: National Museum of the American Indian

The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian has announced the winning concept for the National Native American Veterans Memorial: Multimedia artist Harvey Pratt's Warriors' Circle will incorporate a large, upright stainless steel circle above a stone drum and a walkway with intricate carvings of the five military seals.

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