National Anthropological Archives

MS 7372 Cocopa face and land markings

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7372
Creators:
Gill, De Lancey, 1859-1940
Dates:
circa 1900
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
3 Drawings
pencil
11 x 15 inches.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection is comprised of two pencil drawings depicting land markings along the Colorado River valley, south of Yuma and adjacent to several Cocopa villages, and one pencil drawing depicting face markings on Cocopa men and women. Each drawing measures approximately 11 x 15 inches and dates from circa 1900.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital surrogate is available.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7372, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7372


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Body marking Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Colorado River Valley (Colo.-Mexico) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cocopa Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland, Maryland 20746
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