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Photographs related to "Digger" Indians in California [graphic]
BANC PIC 1905.00634-.00642--PIC
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Title:

Photographs related to "Digger" Indians in California

Abstract:

Collection includes views of "Digger" Indian men, women and a baby (papoose), all from the Feather River area; a mat made by "Digger" Indians of the Sacramento Valley; skulls, tools, and baskets found in the cliff dwellings of the San Marcos Canyon; and implements and ornaments. (The term "Digger" usually was applied to Shoshone Indians, but was sometimes extended to other tribes.)

Date:

ca. 1885-ca. 1896 (issued)

Subject:

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Indians of North America -- California -- Antiquities -- Photographs
Indian arts -- California -- Photographs
Indians of North America -- California -- Photographs
Indians of North America -- California -- Foreign influences -- Photographs
Shoshoni Indians -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Identified photographers include: J.D. Reinhart (Red Bluff, Calif.) and Woods Gallery (Marysville, Calif.)
Extensive captions in manuscript.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
10 photographic prints : b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.00634-.00642--PIC

Origin:

California