Source(s): The Navajo and Pueblo Silversmiths
John Adair (Author)
The first Zuni silversmith was a man named Lanyade. He tells this story at the age of 95.
When I was a young man about thirty years old , a Navajo came to Zuni who knew how to make silver. This mans Navajo name was Atsidi Chon. I had traveled through the Navajo country a good many times, on my way to the Hopi villages, and I knew ...