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Collection Edward H. Davis Collection
Object ID OP 14961-335
Type Print, Photographic
Other number 88:17050-335
Medium Photographic Paper
Title Adolfo Ruiz throwing the rabbit stick, (Hom-Poo) Step 3, La Huerta BC Norte, Jan. 24, 1926
Description (Documentary Artifact): One b/w photographic print of Capitan Adolfo Ruiz with arms and legs outstretched from having just thrown a rabbit stick (hom-poo) with right hand. He demonstrates the steps of throwing the rabbit stick, a method used in hunting rabbits. This image is of step 3.

Notes on verso of print:
OP 14961-335/ 88:17050-335/ JAN 24 1926/ LA HUERTA, BC NORTE/ DIGUEƑO [DIEGUENO] INDIANS/ ADOLFO RUIZ THROWING THE/ RABBIT STICK, (HOM-POO) STEP 3/ SEE ALSO 88:17050-9, 10 & 11/ PHOTO BY JOHN PEABODY HARRINGTON/ IN REF BOOK/ [stamped] D30
Date January 24, 1926
Place Mexico/Baja California/La Huerta
Dimensions 4.75 x 5.75
Orig/copy Original
Copyright San Diego History Center
Photographer Davis, Edward H., 1862-1951
Subjects Indians of Mexico
Men
Hunting
People Ruiz, Adolfo