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Navaho woman weaving a blanket

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Catalog Data:
Creator:
O'Sullivan, Timothy H. 1840-1882
Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian
Commander, Expedition of 1873:
Wheeler, George M Lt
Physical description:
1 7 x 4 in. stereograph
Culture:
Navajo Indians
Indians of North America Southwest, New
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1873
Other title:
"Aboriginal life among the Navajo Indians, Canon de Chelle, New Mexico. Squaw weaving blankets. The native loom. The blankets are made of the best quality and impervious to water."
Indian Series
Addl. KW Subjects:
Navaho
Summary:
The item is number 26 of an unidentified series The item is number 68 of the Indian Series. The item is identical to numbers 179 and 232 of Photo Lot 90-1.
Cite as:
Photo Lot 90-1, number 231, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Blankets--Navaho
Looms
Local number:
NAA INV 09844000
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives