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Title
An offering at the waterfall, Nambe
William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana
Alternative Title
Volume 17, plate 599
Creator
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Publication Information
E. S. Curtis (Seattle); The University Press (Cambridge, Mass)
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
West-ography, re-imaging the West
Rights Information
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Description
Feather offerings are deposited in numerous shrines, buried in the earth near the pueblo, and placed in springs, streams, and lakes, for the purpose of winning the favor of the cloud-gods.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
wor00401.tif
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll8/id/401
Language
English
Subject
Clothing and dress
Manners and customs
Marine photography
Nambe (N.M.)
Native Americans
New Mexico
Photogravure
Source
Photogravure, 22.25 x 18.25 inches: The North American Indian; being a series of volumes picturing and describing the Indians of the United States, and Alaska, 970.6 C942 vol.17 plates, William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana, Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
Relation
West-ography, re-imaging the West - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll8

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