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Title
A Walpi snake priest
William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana
Alternative Title
Volume 12, plate 429
Creator
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Publication Information
E. S. Curtis (Seattle); The University Press (Cambridge, Mass)
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
West-ography, re-imaging the West
Rights Information
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Description
The subject is Koyawaima ("gray [dawn] walking"), who has been chief of the fraternity since 1899.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
wor00315.tif
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll8/id/315
Language
English
Subject
Arizona
Body marking
Body painting
Clothing and dress
Face painting
Headdresses
Hopi Indians
Jewelry
Men's clothing
Native Americans
Photogravure
Portrait photography
Portraits
Rites and ceremonies
Walpi (Ariz.)
Source
Photogravure, 18.25 x 22.25 inches: The North American Indian; being a series of volumes picturing and describing the Indians of the United States, and Alaska, 970.6 C942 vol.12 plates, William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana, Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
Relation
West-ography, re-imaging the West - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll8

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