Finding Aid to Lo and Behold MS.765

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
323-221-2164
rroom@theautry.org
2012 December 5


Title: Lo and Behold
Identifier/Call Number: MS.765
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1933
Abstract: This file contains a typed manuscript entitled "Lo and Behold" possibly written by John Dominus. It appears to have been written in 1933 and refers to ceremonial dances and religious ceremonies of Luisenos and Cupeno Indians, such as the Shrohobit and Sand-Painting Burial of the Feathers held at Rincon, near Pala in San Diego, California.
creator: Cook, Josephine P.
creator: Dominus, John

Scope and Contents

This file contains a typed manuscript entitled "Lo and Behold" possibly written by John Dominus. It appears to have been written in 1933 and refers to ceremonial dances and religious ceremonies of Luisenos and Cupeno Indians, such as the Shrohobit and Sand-Painting Burial of the Feathers held at Rincon, near Pala in San Diego, California. The manuscript may have been written or edited by Josephine Cook, as an unfinished manuscript was donated with Cook's collection, and the manuscript here mentions many of the people Cook photographed.

Preferred citation

Lo and Behold, 1933, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.765.

Processing history

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 5, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Possibly donated by Josephine Cook, 1942 December 8.

Use

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Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Albanas, Jose Juan
Bernado, Pedro
Davis, Edward H., 1862-
Valenzeula, Salvadora
Cupeño Indians
Indian dance
Indians of North America -- California
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies
Luiseño Indians
Rincon Band of Luiseño Mission Indians of the Rincon Reservation, California
Sandpaintings
Shrohobit
Typescripts