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Title
Chemehuevi Indian woman and young girl in their native dwelling, ca.1900
Creator
Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1900
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of a Chemehuevi Indian woman and young girl in their native dwelling, ca.1900. They sit in the doorway, the woman on a chair, the little girl on the earthen floor. A teapot, pail and other cooking implements sit on a blanket beside the little girl. A wooden chair sits further inside in front of one of several structural wooden posts. Behind the posts are shelves containing supplies and home implements. Outside the grass and mud dwelling at right, part of a wooden table[?] is visible.
Type
image
Format
2 photographs : glass photonegative, photoprint, b&w
17 x 22 cm.
glass plate negatives
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
chs-m16110
USC-1-1-1-13493 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-3494
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m16110
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-3494.jpg
Subject
Chemehuevi Indians
Indians--Chemehuevi
Indians of North America
Women
Children
Dwellings
Tribal areas
Time Period
circa 1900
Place
USA
Source
1-164- [Microfiche number]
3494 [Accession number]
CHS-3494 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m265

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