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Oaxaca (wa-ha-ka) and the saguaro (sa-wah-row) cactus (a twice-told tale) by Joe D'Ambrosio

Title:
Oaxaca and the saguaro cactus
Author:
D'Ambrosio  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Subject:
Quetzalcoatl (Mesoamerican deity)  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 51 pages color illustrations, music 22 cm
Type:
Folklore
Legends
Artists' books
Cloth bindings (Bindings)
Linocuts
Mechanical works
Songs
Artists' books (books).)
Paper evidence (Paper)
Rare books
Toy and movable books
Typefaces (Type evidence)
Place:
United States
Arizona
Phoenix
Date:
1996
20th century
Topic:
Saguaro  Search this
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Confetti  Search this
Antique No. 14  Search this
Call number:
N7433.4.D46 O29 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_933570

Metal sculpture, Arizona state flower - Saguaro Cactus

Artist:
Helen Hornberger  Search this
Medium:
Copper, oil paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Stem: 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Flower: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Type:
Artificial flowers and trees
Origin:
United States
Date:
1980
Topic:
copper  Search this
tôle  Search this
Arizona  Search this
Artificial flowers  Search this
crafts  Search this
emblems (symbols)  Search this
flowers (plants)  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection. Gift of Helen Hornberger.
Accession number:
1980.038.045
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Horticultural Artifacts Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4d6bee134-bb8d-44e4-beac-e11834958c16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1980.038.045

National Champion Saguaro, Arizona, 2001

Artist:
Barbara Bosworth, born Cleveland, OH 1953  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
9 5/8 x 23 1/8 in. (24.4 x 58.7 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2001
Topic:
Landscape\Arizona  Search this
Landscape\plant\cactus  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Haluk and Elisa Soykan
Copyright:
© 2001, Barbara Bosworth
Object number:
2008.2.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c5b89f8c-0cbe-48fb-a038-282300a62a1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2008.2.4

Saguaros, Organ Pipe Cactus N.M. Colorado, from the portfolio Shadowless Places, Deserts of the Southwest

Artist:
Frank DiPerna, born Pittsburgh, PA 1947-died Falls Church, VA 2020  Search this
Medium:
chromogenic print
Dimensions:
sheet: 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61.0 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1984
Topic:
Landscape\Arizona  Search this
Landscape\plant\cactus  Search this
Landscape\park\Organ Pipe Cactus National Monumnt.  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Vladimir and Eileen Toumanoff
Copyright:
© 1984, Frank Di Perna
Object number:
1992.47.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk735bf49ce-d1cc-4db7-9c6a-883f4c25cee7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.47.3

4c 50th Anniversary of Arizona Statehood plate proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1192
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine, violet blue & green) / engraving
Type:
Bureau Plate Proofs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
January 5, 1962
Object number:
0.258777.70
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm89460ae1d-acca-43d7-915c-c8d477144158
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.258777.70

Carrying net and frame

Culture/People:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)  Search this
Object Name:
Carrying net and frame
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus, agave/maguey fiber cordage, horsehair
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied, twill-plaited, looped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
10/5987
Barcode:
105987.000
See related items:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f89a4eab-51ed-4131-937f-16989dd4d230
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113995
Online Media:

Stick for gathering saguaro cactus fruit

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Previous owner:
José Rafel, Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Stick for gathering saguaro cactus fruit
Media/Materials:
Wood, metal wire
Techniques:
Carved, twisted, tied
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term:
ku'ipad
Place:
Sells (Indian Oasis), Tohono O'odham Reservation; Pima County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
circa 1915
Catalog Number:
8/9846
Barcode:
089846.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65dfd7909-2920-4728-976b-092bc1209048
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_97031
Online Media:

Quirt

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Emil W. Lenders (Emil William Lenders/E. W. Lenders), Non-Indian, 1864-1934  Search this
Seller:
Emil W. Lenders (Emil William Lenders/E. W. Lenders), Non-Indian, 1864-1934  Search this
Object Name:
Quirt
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus, commercially tanned leather, metal ring
Techniques:
Cut, tied
Object Type:
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
2/3290
Barcode:
023290.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60e0c2793-3ddb-4540-9329-6afaf71bd5d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_24737
Online Media:

Calendar stick documenting events from 1833 to 1921

Culture/People:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joseph Head (Rattlesnake Head/Kâemâ-â/Coy-e-mau), Akimel O'odham (Pima), ca. 1850-ca. 1925  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Head (Rattlesnake Head/Kâemâ-â/Coy-e-mau), Akimel O'odham (Pima), ca. 1850-ca. 1925  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Calendar stick documenting events from 1833 to 1921
Media/Materials:
Wood, saguaro cactus, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted, incised
Dimensions:
92 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place:
Gila Crossing, Gila River Reservation; Maricopa County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
1850-1921
Catalog Number:
10/4878
Barcode:
104878.000
See related items:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws683671015-8a44-426e-bbba-0a666a521c9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113332

Fire drill and fireboard

Culture/People:
Yavapai [Fort McDowell]  Search this
Previous owner:
Jim Starr, Yavapai [Fort McDowell]  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Fire drill and fireboard
Media/Materials:
Wood, saguaro cactus
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Fort McDowell (Camp McDowell); Fort McDowell, Fort McDowell Reservation; Maricopa County; Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
10/4692
Barcode:
104692.000
See related items:
Yavapai [Fort McDowell]
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f5f6fd07-19d8-45ed-9f50-11b5db1578d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_113134
Online Media:

Pole for gathering saguaro cactus fruit

Culture/People:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Pole for gathering saguaro cactus fruit
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Cut, carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Blackwater, Gila River Reservation; Pinal County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
1915-1919
Catalog Number:
8/9151
Barcode:
089151.000
See related items:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6633983cb-eb8c-4a7d-83a6-61d9d3e00ad1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_96310
Online Media:

Ghost Saguaro

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Andy Tsinajinnie (Yazzie Bahe/Andy Tsinnajinnie/Andrew Van Tsihnahjinnie), Diné (Navajo), 1916-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Thelma J. Webster (Mrs. Gerald B. Webster), Non-Indian  Search this
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Thelma J. Webster (Mrs. Gerald B. Webster), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous seller:
Gila River Arts and Crafts Center  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Title:
Ghost Saguaro
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
39.7 x 29.5 x 47.2 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Phoenix; Maricopa County; Arizona; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
26/6530
Barcode:
266530.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63661bb89-2c73-4441-a9d4-5043c8553b28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_391677
Online Media:

Canteen

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Canteen
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus, agave/maguey fiber
Techniques:
Cut, laced, tied
Dimensions:
12.6 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
ha:l gakidag
Place:
San Luis, Tohono O'odham Reservation; Pima County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
circa 1915
Catalog Number:
8/9757
Barcode:
089757.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60cc2cc71-e195-4380-9de6-047e9afbdce7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_96940
Online Media:

Canteen

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Canteen
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus, agave/maguey fiber
Techniques:
Cut, laced, tied
Dimensions:
40 x 19 x 23 cm
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
ha:l gakidag
Place:
San Luis, Tohono O'odham Reservation; Pima County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
circa 1915
Catalog Number:
8/9756
Barcode:
089756.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e4335833-87ee-4a0d-a4f4-dfa985d22185
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_96939
Online Media:

Calendar stick (replica)

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Homer Marks, Jr., Tohono O'odham (Papago)/Hopi Pueblo, b. ca. 1970  Search this
Seller:
Homer Marks, Jr., Tohono O'odham (Papago)/Hopi Pueblo, b. ca. 1970  Search this
Object Name:
Calendar stick (replica)
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
58.5 x 3.3 x 2.4 cm
Object Type:
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
2006
Catalog Number:
26/5684
Barcode:
265684.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Indigenous Knowledge and Records
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws636d13b52-b0f8-43e1-a4fb-2e06a91abe1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281911
Online Media:

Bullroarer

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Collector:
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951  Search this
Object Name:
Bullroarer
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus, paint, cotton cloth
Techniques:
Carved, painted, twisted
Dimensions:
195.5 x 5 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Anakin, Tohono O'odham Reservation; Pima County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
circa 1915
Catalog Number:
8/9783
Barcode:
089783.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fda872bf-c364-4923-a656-f63fd2af5ef3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_96966
Online Media:

Carrying net frame

Culture/People:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)  Search this
Object Name:
Carrying net frame
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
5/9829
Barcode:
059829.000
See related items:
Akimel O'odham (Pima)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fad2c4f8-ecff-445e-8502-e6f79dec3ebc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_64206
Online Media:

Child's carrying net and frame

Culture/People:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Seller agent:
Rebecca Heap Mangold (Mrs. Frederick A. Mangold/R. H. Mangold), Non-Indian, 1865-1951  Search this
Seller:
Frederick A. Mangold (Frederick Albert Mangold), Non-Indian, 1857-1941  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick A. Mangold (Frederick Albert Mangold), Non-Indian, 1857-1941  Search this
Object Name:
Child's carrying net and frame
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus, cordage, cotton cloth, cotton yarn, horsehair, paint, yucca fiber
Techniques:
Carved, bent, looped, twill-plaited, painted
Dimensions:
85.00 x 90.00 x 35.00 cm
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Arizona; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
6/2068
Barcode:
062068.000
See related items:
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Tools and Equipment (General)
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, As We Grow: Traditions, Toys, & Games
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f0edf047-1183-479d-be2e-57d5b08f140c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_66863
Online Media:

Planting stick

Culture/People:
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Collector:
Frederick W. Volz (Frederick William Volz), Non-Indian, 1856-1913  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick W. Volz (Frederick William Volz), Non-Indian, 1856-1913  Search this
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Seller:
Fred Harvey Company (Fred Harvey Indian Department), 1876-1966  Search this
Object Name:
Planting stick
Media/Materials:
Saguaro cactus
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Agricultural Tools/Equipment
Place:
Orayvi (Oraibi), Third Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA
Catalog Number:
9/522
Barcode:
090522.000
See related items:
Hopi Pueblo
Agricultural Tools/Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws698c7a69e-5595-4b96-aa00-1299a49d26e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_97600
Online Media:

Tucson, Arizona

Artist:
Ely Jacques Kahn, American, 1884–1972  Search this
Medium:
Brush and watercolor, graphite on paper
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Place depicted:
Tucson, Arizona, USA
Date:
1963
Accession Number:
1967-81-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq43cf02c6e-a628-4949-b5b1-f0f89daebc89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1967-81-5

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