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Photograph of a Coahuilla Indian funeral in the cemetery where Alesandro (of Ramona fame) is buried, ca.1896. A group of about 30 men, women and children are gathered about a gravesite. Small picket fences surround some of the graves. Crosses mark many of the graves. A small grouping of large stones lay on the ground in the background. Scrub brush and grass grow in the foreground. Ramona was made famous in the novel of the same name by Helen Hunt Jackson.
2 photographs : glass photonegative, photoprint, b&w 17 x 22 cm. glass plate negatives photographic prints photographs
chs-m16411 USC-1-1-1-14072 [Legacy record ID] CHS-3834 http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m16411 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-3834.jpg
Indians--Ramona--Subjects Indians of North America Cahuilla Indians Funeral rites and ceremonies Ramona Mission Indians Indians--Mission--Cahuilla Coahuilla Indians Coahuilla, Mission Indians--Ramona Cemeteries
1-172- [Microfiche number] 3834 [Accession number] CHS-3834 [Call number] California Historical Society [Contributing entity]