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Title
José Espinosa, brother-cousin of Vicente
Creator
Meigs, Peveril, 1903-1979
Date Created and/or Issued
1929-06-14
Contributing Institution
UC San Diego, Library, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
Peveril Meigs Baja California Research Materials
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Description
José Espinosa, Brother-cousin of Vicente. Age about 60. A somewhat less reliable informant. "Chief" of the Kiliwa in 1928, but deposed by 1929 for violation of tribal custom of equitable division of income. Note clay pot (full of boiled beans when this picture was taken) in position for cooking, and characteristic use of trimmed juniper windbreak for hanging cloths, kitchen utensils, and so forth. At Valle Trinidad ranchería, 1929. [source: The Kiliwa Indians of Lower California (Plate I, figure b)]
José Espinosa (Japolsellsiva), full-blooded Keliwa.
Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (http://libraries.ucsd.edu/collections/sca/)
A contemporary contact print of this image is available in the album documenting the 1929 trip.
Age about 60. A somewhat less reliable informant. "Chief" of the Kiliwa in 1928, but deposed by 1929 for violation of tribal custom of equitable division of income. Note clay pot (full of boiled beans when this picture was taken) in position for cooking, and characteristic use of trimmed juniper windbreak for hanging cloths, kitchen utensils, and so forth. At Valle Trinidad ranchería, 1929
[Title, Date]. Peveril Meigs Baja California Research Materials. MSS 530. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.
Type
image
Format
Black and white negative; 2 13/16 x 4 7/8 inches
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Indians of Mexico--Mexico--Baja California
Baja California (Mexico)
Place
Baja California (Mexico)

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