D. Purnel Collection

Jon M. Fletcher
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
901 E Tahquitz Canyon Way Ste C-204
Palm Springs, California 92262
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Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. All rights reserved.

D. Purnel Papers

Accession number: 2007.146

Agua Caliente Cultural Museum

ACCM Archives

Palm Springs, California
Processed by:
Jon M. Fletcher
Date Completed:
11/19/2007
Encoded by:
Jon M. Fletcher
(c) 2009 Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: D. Purnel Collection
Dates: 1967-96
Accession number: 2007.146
Creator: Purnel, D.
Collection Size: .5 linear feet
Repository: Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
Palm Springs, California 92262
Abstract: Ephemera relating to D. Purnel's (Cahuilla) educational experiences at Palm Springs High School, a public school. Collection contains a yearbook and related educational brochures pamphlets, and articles. Collected between 1967-96.
Physical location: Stored off site. Advance notice required for access.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Ownership of the physical collection belongs to the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum does not hold the copyright. For research purposes only. All copies and reproductions by permission of copyright holder[s].

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], D. Purnel Collection, 2007.146, Agua Caliente Cultural Museum.

Acquisition Information

Donation.

Biography / Administrative History

D. Purnel (Cahuilla), a member of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, attended public school (Palm Springs High School) in the 1970s. She graduated in 1973.

Scope and Content of Collection

D. Purnel (Cahuilla), a member of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, attended public school (Palm Springs High School) in the 1970s. She graduated in 1973. Collection contains a yearbook and related educational brochures, pamphlets, and articles. Collected between 1967-96.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.
Purnel, D.
Alto, Marie
Largo, David
Preckwinkle, Bobby Ray
Patencio, Joseph
Stull, John
Patencio, Ray
Pendergast, Jay
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
Palm Springs High School
Press-Enterprise
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Spa Hotel
Palm Springs Spa
Bathhouse
Smoke Signals
Chia
Palm Springs
Rancho Santa Rosa
Cahuilla
Public Education
Education
Native American


 

Educational Ephemera and Articles 1967-1996

Physical Description: 0.5 linear ft.

Scope and Content Note

Ephemera pertaining to D. Purnel's educational experiences at Palm Springs High School and supplementary materials.
Box 001: Folder 1

Yearbook

Scope and Content Note

Palm Springs High School "Chia" Year Book, 1973.
Box 001: Folder 2

Advertisement

Scope and Content Note

Advertisement promoting the 9th Annual Agua Caliente Cultural Museum's Dinner in the Canyons.
Box 001: Folder 2

News Article

Scope and Content Note

"Fiesta Under Oaks raises cash for adobe restoration" (Press-Enterprise, November 4, 1996).
Box 001: Folder 2

News Article

Scope and Content Note

"Child support needs, Indian law clash" (Press-Enterprise, May 25, 1995).
Box 001: Folder 3

Folio

Scope and Content Note

Folio highlighting the renovation of the Spa Hotel and Palm Springs Spa, with photograph of the 1936 bathhouse.
Box 001: Folder 4

Report

Scope and Content Note

"Report of the Subcommittee on Indian Problems on the State Advisory Commission on Indian Affairs, Vol. 21, No. 21" (Resolution 710, H.R. 499)
Box 001: Folder 5

Brochures

Scope and Content Note

"Palm Springs High School presents its 35th Graduation Class" (June 8, 1973)
Box 001: Folder 6

Newsletter

Scope and Content Note

Palm Springs High School "Smoke Signals" newsletter, Vol. 51, No. 3 (April, 1972)
Box 001: Folder 7

Pamphlet

Scope and Content Note

"Ronald Jay Pendergast Memorial Fund"
Box 001: Folder 8

Leaflet

Scope and Content Note

"He Had a Dream" (Ronald Jay Pendergast, Memorial Service)
Box 001: Folder 9

Brochure

Scope and Content Note

Class of 1973 Reunion