Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
Collection Edward H. Davis Collection
Object ID OP 15362-356
Type Print, Photographic
Other number 86:15900-1320
Medium Photographic Paper
Title Volcan Indian Res., woman & 3 children seated by buildings
Description (Documentary Artifact): One b/w photographic print of an elderly woman sitting on the ground near a couple of buildings with two boys and a girl standing behind her. The elderly woman may be Maria Luisa (also spelled Maria Luisa Carmel/Maria Louisa Carmel). Blankets or cloth bags/sacks are near the woman. Another woman is walking in background on the right.

Same image as the Autry National Center's Braun Research Library Collection, P.32213. Handwritten caption on verso: MARIA LUISA DARO & 3 OF HER/ GREAT GRAND CHILDREN AT/ DAVIS HOUSE - CHRISTMAS 1919/ FOR HER SUPPORT - A LITTLE OVER/ X3 - FEW MO. FOR RATIONS FROM U.S./ PHOTO BY E.H. DAVIS.

Notes on verso of print:
OP 15362-356 (subst)/ 86:15900-1320/ IN REF BOOK/ VOLCAN INDIAN RES./ WOMAN & 3 CHILDREN/ SEATED BY BLDGS./ 1920

Date 1920
Place USA/California/San Diego County
Dimensions 3.5 x 5.75
Orig/copy Copy
Copyright San Diego History Center
Photographer Davis, Edward H., 1862-1951
Subjects Indians of North America
People Carmel, Maria Luisa (Maria Louisa)