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Coahuilla Indian women in front of their "kish" California, ca.1900 (CHS-4750)

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Coahuilla Indian women in front of their "kish" California, ca.1900 (CHS-4750)

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Coahuilla Indian women in front of their "kish" California, ca.1900
Photograph of two Coahuilla Indian women in front of their "kish" or dwelling, California, ca.1900. They both sit on blankets on the ground with baskets and pottery. The kish consists of a thatched dome behind them. A dog sleeps on the ground at right.
Call number: CHS-4750
Photographer: James, George Wharton
Filename: CHS-4750
Coverage date: circa 1900
Part of collection: California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Format: glass plate negatives
Type: images
Part of subcollection: Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
Repository name: USC Libraries Special Collections
Accession number: 4750
Microfiche number: 1-172-
Archival file: chs_Volume98/CHS-4750.tiff
Repository address: Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Geographic subject (country): USA
Format (aacr2): 1 photograph : photoprint, b&w ; 8 x 10 in.; 1 photograph : glass photonegative, b&w ; 17 x 22 cm.
Rights: Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
Subject (adlf): tribal areas
Project: USC
Repository email: [email protected]
Identifying number: unidentified no: James-2017; unidentified no: James-2018
Contributing entity: California Historical Society
Date created: circa 1900
Publisher (of the digital version): University of Southern California. Libraries
Format (aat): photographs
Geographic subject (state): California
Legacy record ID: chs-m17136
Access conditions: Send requests to address or e-mail given. Phone (213) 821-2366; fax (213) 740-2343.
Subject (lcsh): Indians of North America; Cahuilla Indians; Dwellings
Subject: Mission Indians; Cahuilla Indians; Indians -- Mission -- Cahuilla; Coahuilla Indians; Mission Indians

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