This series includes 7 photographic prints taken in the Piipaash (Maricopa) community between 1898 and 1902 in Arizona. The Piipaash (Maricopa) are a Native American tribe that live alongside the Akimel O'odham (Pima) on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian reservation. The photographs in this series have a different appearance from the rest of the photographs in the collection—the portraits are staged in front of a backdrop and given individual numbers. The images include men holding bows and arrows and seated women. It is very likely that these photographs were not taken by Hrdlicka although the photographer is unknown.
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There are several restricted photographs in Series 2: Yoeme (Yaqui). This have been restricted due to cultural sensitivity.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Aleš Hrdlička photographs from Mexico and Arizona, Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.