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Title
Painted Rock
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1920-1929
Contributing Institution
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Collection
San Luis Obispo County Regional Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Notice regarding copyright of materials available online: http://lib.calpoly.edu/support/policies/sca-policies/copyright-guidelines/#online-copyright
Description
Painted Rock, located in the Carrizo Plain in southeastern San Luis Obispo county, was a sacred ceremonial site for Chumash Native Americans. It contained numerous paintings by the Chumash, which are now erased due to weathering and vandalism.
Type
image
Identifier
168-2-a-04-03-03
http://digital.lib.calpoly.edu/rekl-2207
Place
California
San Luis Obispo
United States
Source
MS 168
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt6c6037qw/
San Luis Obispo County Regional Photographs Collection

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