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Negative  "January 1926"

Outdoor portrait of Rosario Quero, wearing a cotton button-down shirt and a skirt.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1926-1926

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Cultures:

American Indians, California, Kumeyaay (Diegueno), Native Americans, North America, Paipai (Pi-Pi/Pais), Southern California

City:

La Huerta

County:

Ensenada Municipality

State:

Baja California State

Country:

Mexico

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_342859

Catalog Number:

N24623

Album Name:

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