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Collection Edward H. Davis Collection
Object ID 86:15900-1285
Type Negative, Film
Medium Film
Title San Ygancio Indians, Typical reed houses of Indians, 1911
Description (Documentary Artifact): One b/w negative of a view of a house with a peaked roof attached to a structure with a flat roof made of branches. A person stands in the doorway to the structure made of branches.

Notes on negative envelope:
86:15900-1282 to/ 1285 incl./ Davis Coll./ dup. Neg./ San Ygancio Indians/ Typical reed houses of/ Indians/ 1911/ 4 Negs

According to additional information provided on 12/2011 by a member of the E.H. Davis Project Scholar Advisory Committee: The house is to the left and attached to it is an outdoor living area that resembles a covered patio, often called a ramada. This structure is lightweight and airy. Often this is where the cooking, visiting, and other work was done.
Date 1911
Place USA/California/San Diego County/Los Coyotes Reservation/San Ignacio
Dimensions 4 x 5
Orig/copy Duplicate
Copyright San Diego History Center
Photographer Davis, Edward H., 1862-1951
Subjects Indians of North America