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Title
Valentina Valencia (née Yee), and her mother, Mary J. Yee (née Rowe), at Knott's Berry Farm : circa 1961 ; Mary Yee was the last known native speaker of any Chumash language
Creator
Unknown
Contributor
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1961
Contributing Institution
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Collection
Native Americans on the Central Coast
Rights Information
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Description
Valentina Valencia (née Yee), and her mother, Mary J. Yee (née Rowe), stand in front of wooden cabin at Knott's Berry Farm, circa 1961. Mary Yee was the last known native speaker of any Chumash language. Image originally obtained from Josephine Robles and John Yee, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Collection.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Identifier
http://www.luna.blackgold.org/luna/servlet/detail/blackgold~3~3~244~1380
http://blackgold.lunaimaging.com:80/MediaManager/srvr?mediafile=/Size2/blackgold~3~3/37/CVTB_183.jpg
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Language
English
Subject
Valencia, Valentina
Buena Park (Calif.)
Knott's Berry Farm (Buena Park, Calif. : Amusement park)
Chumash Indians--California--Orange County
Chumash Indians--Women--California--Orange County
Source
CVTB_183.jpg
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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