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Photograph of Ramona kneeling in sorrow at the grave of Alesandro in the cemetery on the Coahuilla Indian Reservation, ca.1905. Her forehead rests in her hands as she grieves. A wooden cross marks the grave. Other wooden cross grave markers are visible throughout the cemetery. Some of the grave sites are enclosed in small rectangular picket fences. Ramona was made famous in the novel of the same name by Helen Hunt Jackson.
1 photograph : glass photonegative, b&w 22 x 17 cm. glass plate negatives photographs
chs-m16426 [Legacy record ID] CHS-3873 http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m16426 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-3873.jpg
Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885 Ramona Tombs Indians of North America--Reservations Cemeteries
California Riverside USA tribal areas: Coahuilla Indian Reservation
1-188- [Microfiche number] 3873 [Accession number] CHS-3873 [Call number] California Historical Society [Contributing entity]