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16mm motion picture film

Museum number:
26-508
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.1994
Object count:
1
Description:
Girls puberty ceremony, 5th day; removing jewelry, washing hair; Canyon scenery, scenes outside of hogan; brushing hair. Blanket weaving at Canyon de Chelly; Canyon scenery.
Donor:
American Indian Film Project and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
Canyon de Chelly, Apache County, Arizona
Verbatim coll. place:
N. America:Southwest
Culture or time period:
Navajo
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household and 5.3 Objects relating to the Secular and Quasi-religious Rites, Pageants, and Drama
Accession date:
1965
Department:
Still and motion photography
Dimensions:
length 1300 feet
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