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Edward Wesley showing methods of gathering Sahuaro fruit  "1919"

Edward Wesley (ca. 1862-1926) gathering fruit from saguaro cactus with a 20 foot pole made of saguaro ribs and a wooden hook.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1919-1919

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

3 x 5.5 in.

Cultures:

Akimel O'odham (Pima), American Indians, Native Americans, North America, O'odham, Southwest

City:

Blackwater, Gila River Reservation

County:

Pinal County

State:

Arizona

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Edward H. Davis worked extensively for MAI as a field collector after 1916; much of his work was carried out in southern California and northern Mexico. His photographs came to the MAI as an accompaniment to the objects he acquired for the Museum.

Source ID:

NMAI_325307

Catalog Number:

P00366

Album Name:

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