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Navajo Indian man wearing large silver earrings, and wampum necklace, ca.1900 (CHS-3674)



Navajo Indian man wearing large silver earrings, and wampum necklace, ca.1900
Photograph of a Navajo Indian man wearing large silver earrings, and wampum necklace, ca.1900. Portrait from the lap up. He is sitting outside near an adobe brick buttress. He wears a dark shirt with an open collar. A studded strap hangs across his body from his shoulder to his waist. His long, parted hair is held behind his head. The large hoop earrings and necklace are clearly seen. His hands lay in his lap. He is looking down to his left. Part of a native dwelling (blurred) is visible in the background.
Call number: CHS-3674
Photographer: Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Filename: CHS-3674
Coverage date: circa 1900
Part of collection: California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Type: images
Part of subcollection: Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
Repository name: USC Libraries Special Collections
Format: glass plate negatives
Microfiche number: 1-174-
Archival file: chs_Volume95/CHS-3674.tiff
Repository address: Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Geographic subject (country): USA
Format (aacr2): 2 photographs : glass photonegative, photoprint, b&w ; 22 x 17 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
Accession number: 3674
Repository email: [email protected]
Contributing entity: California Historical Society
Date created: circa 1900
Publisher (of the digital version): University of Southern California. Libraries
Format (aat): photographic prints; photographs
Legacy record ID: chs-m16275; USC-1-1-1-13946
Access conditions: Send requests to address or e-mail given. Phone (213) 821-2366; fax (213) 740-2343.
Subject (file heading): Indians -- Navajo
Subject (lcsh): Indians of North America; Navajo Indians; Clothing and dress; Men
Subject: Navajo Indians





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