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Title
Typical shell heap at the outer edge of the Upper Terrace of the El Rosario Valley, east of the first mission
Creator
Meigs, Peveril, 1903-1979
Date Created and/or Issued
1926-05-25
Contributing Institution
UC San Diego, Library, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
Peveril Meigs Baja California Research Materials
Rights Information
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Description
Typical shell heap at the outer edge of the Upper Terrace of Rosario Valley, east of the first mission. Such a distribution of Indian middens occurs in the valley for a distance of at least eight miles from the sea. [source: The Dominican Mission Frontier of Lower California. Plate 2b.]
Shell mound and Sauer in front of old mission. Sauer has altimeter and distance measurer.
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 1926 trip.
Such a distribution of Indian middens occurs in the valley for a distance of at least eight miles from the sea
[Title, Date]. Peveril Meigs Baja California Research Materials. MSS 530. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.
Type
image
Format
Black and white negative; 3 3/16 x 5 7/16 inches
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
El Rosario (Baja California, Mexico)
Baja California (Mexico)
Sauer, Carl Ortwin, 1889-1975
Place
El Rosario (Baja California, Mexico)
Baja California (Mexico)

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