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Title
Hopi Indian snake priests after taking the emetic during the Hopi Snake Dance Ceremony, Oraibi, Arizona, ca.1898
Creator
Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1898
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 about three Hopi Indian snake priests hunched over after taking the emetic during the Hopi Snake Dance Ceremony, Oraibi, Arizona, ca.1898. Two of them are to the right of the kiva. A third stands on or just beyond the kiva. A dog stands and several pottery jugs lay on the ground at the feet of a standing woman beside the kiva. Several spectators stand and sit on the ground and dwellings of the pueblo in the background looking on.
Type
image
Format
3 photographs : glass photonegative, photoprints, b&w
17 x 22 cm., 20 x 25 cm.
glass plate negatives
photographic prints
photographs
Identifier
chs-m16328
USC-1-1-1-13888 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-3729
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m16328
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-3729.jpg
Subject
Hopi Snake Dance Ceremony
Indians--Hopi--Snake Dance
Indians of North America
Hopi Indians
Rites and ceremonies
Tribal areas
Time Period
circa 1898
Place
Arizona
Navajo
Oraibi
USA
Source
1-170- [Microfiche number]
3729 [Accession number]
CHS-3729 [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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