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Title
Navajo Hogan in Canyon de Chelly
Creator
Monsen, Frederick, 1865-1929
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1886 - 1911
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Navajo hogan with a family inside and a donkey to the right.
Title transcribed from item. Signed on mount, "Frederick Monsen." Monsen's handwritten label on back says: "Navajo Hogan in Canyon de Chelly. During the summer, hundreds of Navajo live in the canyons and their hogans (houses) can be seen at almost every turn."
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : black and white print ; 36.5 x 28.5 cm
Identifier
photCL 312
414342
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/6957
Subject
Indians of North America--Southwest, New
Navajo Indians--Dwellings
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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