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Group gathered outside a small wooden chapel and ramada during an Easter fiesta.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1921-1921

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

3.25 x 5.5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Cahita, Native Americans, North America, Northern Mexico, Southwest, Yoeme (Yaqui), Yoeme (Yaqui) [Pascua Yaqui]

City:

Tucson

County:

Pima County

State:

Arizona

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Edward H. Davis owned a ranch outside San Diego, California, and became fascinated with local Indian people. The collection of Native objects he developed attracted the attention of George Heye, who purchased many items from Davis and hired him as a field collector in 1916. Photographs by Davis from southern California and northern Mexico probably accompanied the objects he sold to or collected for MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_323510

Catalog Number:

P01987

Album Name:

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