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Portrait of Captain Big Water of the Walapai Indians wrapped in a blanket, ca.1902 (CHS-3193)

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Portrait of Captain Big Water of the Walapai Indians wrapped in a blanket, ca.1902
Photograph of a portrait of Captain Big Water of the (Walapai) Hualapai Indians wrapped in a blanket, ca.1902.
He can be seen from the waist up turned to the left gazing downward. A boldly striped blanket covers his shoulders and arms crossed in front of him. He wears a scarf about his head, and a wall is visible behind him.



Photographer: Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946; James, George Wharton
Filename: CHS-3193
Coverage date: circa 1902
Part of collection: California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Format: glass plate negatives
Type: images
Geographic subject (city or populated place): Coachella
Repository name: USC Libraries Special Collections
Accession number: 3193
Microfiche number: 1-183-
Archival file: chs_Volume93/CHS-3193.tiff
Part of subcollection: Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
Repository address: Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Geographic subject (country): USA
Format (aacr2): 1 photograph : glass photonegative, 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
Call number: CHS-3193
Project: USC
Repository email: [email protected]
Contributing entity: California Historical Society
Date created: circa 1902
Publisher (of the digital version): University of Southern California. Libraries
Format (aat): photographs
Geographic subject (state): California
Subject (file heading): Indians -- Walapai
Legacy record ID: chs-m15857
Access conditions: Send requests to address or e-mail given. Phone (213) 821-2366; fax (213) 740-2343.
Geographic subject (county): Riverside
Subject (lcsh): Indians of North America; Walapai Indians; Indians of North America -- Portraits
Subject: Walapai Indians; Indians; Wallapai Indians

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