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Burial entry for Juana María, the Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island : October 19, 1853, in the Libro de Difuntos (Book of Deaths) at Santa Barbara Mission. The entry states that no one could understand her language, so her baptism was bestowed conditionally by Fr. Sánchez
Peter Howorth
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
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Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Native Americans on the Central Coast
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Copy print of handwritten text written in Spanish. Image originally obtained from the Santa Barbara Mission Archive Library.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Juana María
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Santa Barbara Mission
Chumash Indians--California--Santa Barbara County
Funeral rites & ceremonies--California--Santa Barbara
Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of Native Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay

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