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Native Americans at 1928 Exposition
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1928
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The Exposition was launched to commemorate the landing of the Spanish padres and the founding of California. The Exposition buildings, designed by architect Hugh R. Davies, were modeled on North Africa's walled cities.
Native American women wearing shawls draped over native clothing pose by a pueblo building replica at the 1928 Pacific Southwest Exposition in Long Beach. Dried corn hangs on the wall above their heads.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Long Beach-Exhibitions-Pacific Southwest Exposition-1928.; N-000-433.3 4x5
Pacific Southwest Exposition--(1928 :--Long Beach, Calif.)
Exhibitions--California--Long Beach
Exhibition buildings--California--Long Beach
Native Americans--California--Long Beach
Indian women--California--Long Beach
Pueblos--Models--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)

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