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Title
Illustration of a flag with feathers and acorn shells
Date Created and/or Issued
1970
Publication Information
Meriam Library, California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Dorothy M. Hill Collection
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Description
Handcrafts Illustration of a flag with feathers and acorn shells Slide Notes: Fig 65 Portion of a wand, or Yokoli, with feathers and acorn-shells Length of string, 395 cm Photograph Source: Dixon, Roland B The Northern Maidu Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 17(3): 119 - 346 New York: Knickerbocker Press, 1905 (Page 313--Figure 65) Notes: This is a Yokoli also known as, or called, a flag It is suspended from a stick that is stuck in the ground, or suspended from tree limbs etc It is a prayer flag, basically White feathers from under-wing of goose, and acorns [Information provided by Brian Bibby] MSS 160:201:153
Black and white slide ; 35 mm
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
[item#] MSS 160 Dorothy M. Hill Collection, Meriam Library Special Collections, California State University, Chico.
sc36695
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll42/id/5741
Subject
Maidu
Maidu--Foothill
Flags
Prayer flags
Feathers--Goose
Yokoli
Shells--Acorn
Acorns
Feathers
Featherwork
Source
sc36695.tif
Relation
Dorothy Hill Photograph Collection
Dorothy Morehead Hill Collection

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