National Anthropological Archives

Guide to MS 4608 Isleta Pueblo drawings relating to ceremonies

Collection ID:
No linguistic content; Not applicable
Physical Description:
29 Drawings
ink and pencil

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of twenty-nine (29) drawings illustrating ceremonies at Isleta Pueblo. The drawings have been mounted on boards for publication.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
MS 4608 Isleta Pueblo drawings relating to ceremonies, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Images are not displayed online due to cultural sensitivity.
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More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4608

Variant Title
Variant Title
Drawings by Isleta Indians, mainly relating to ceremonies

Publication Note
Publication Note
Reproduced in Parsons, E.C. (1932). "Isleta, New Mexico." Annual report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 47 193-466.

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National Anthropological Archives
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