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Title
Baptism of Indians by Mormons - St. George, Utah
Creator
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909
Date Created and/or Issued
1875
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Title transcribed from item. "Shivwits Indians (a band of the Southern Paiute) being baptized by Mormons in southern Utah, 1875. The man performing baptism is Daniel P. McArthur, President of the St. George, Utah, Stake of the Mormon church. At right with hand on lapel is Sheriff Augustus P. Hardy." - Source: Alfred L. Bush and Lee Clark Mitchell, "The Photograph and the American Indian," p. 55.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph
Identifier
photCL 135
416558
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/10719
Subject
Paiute Indians
Indians of North America--Great Basin
Baptism--Mormon Church
Photographs. (aat)
Place
St. George (Utah)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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