Marjorie W. Cummins photograph collection of Yokuts Indians, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R81-75
Creators:
Cummins, Marjorie W.
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
33 Copy prints
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Copies of photographs depicting Tache Yokuts Indians, homes, churches, artifacts, and ceremonies, as well as images of Marjorie Cummins interviewing Yokuts. The photographs were collected for Cummin's book, "The Tache-Yokuts: Indians of the San Joaquin Valley."

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Marjorie W. Cummins is the author of two books about the Tache Yokuts: "The Tache-Yokuts: Indians of the San Joaquin Valley" and "How Coyote Stole the Sun," which is based on a manuscript by Carobeth Laird that Cummins found at the National Anthropological Archives.

Administration
Existence and Location of Originals note
Originals retained by Marjorie W. Cummins.
Author
Sarah Ganderup

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot R81-75

Reproduction Note
Reproduction Note
Copy prints made by Smithsonian Institution, 1980-1981.

Bibliography
Bibliography
Photographs published in Marjorie W. Cummins, "The Tache-Yokuts: Indians of the San Joaquin Valley," Fresno, CA: Pioneer Publishing, 1979.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
This copy collection has been obtained for reference purposes only. Contact the repository for terms of use and access.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot R81-75, Marjorie W. Cummins photograph collection of Yokuts Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs of Yokuts Indians can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 24 and Photo Lot 59 and the BAE historical negatives.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Original and copy prints and negatives loaned by Marjorie W. Cummins for copying, 1980.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- California Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yokuts Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/