G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Photographs

The Burke Library Archives @ Columbia University

Item Information
Title
Yakima Woman Eating a Funeral Dinner
Date
between 1912 and 1953
Date Note
Date based on the earliest and latest dates of the Lindquist collection.
Measurements
2 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.
Item Number
1713
Format
photographs
Annotation on Back
These are primitive Yakima woman (not squaws) squatting on the cold ground eating a funeral dinner – men inside – they allowed me to speak here also take movies – I took this snap at a distance as I was not sure if they cared – we spent 11 days on this res. How God did bless.
Places
Washington (State)
States & Provinces
Washington (State)
Topics
Yakama Indians; Indians of North America--Food; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Indian women; Women
Folder and Group Title
Washington (State) Indians; Pacific NorthWest/Puget Sound Area
Box and Folder Number
64: 762