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8. Hogans in Which Navajos Live
  • United States
  • 8. Hogans in Which Navajos Live, circa 1905
  • Grand Canyon of the Colorado
  • Where object was made: Arizona Territory (present-day Arizona), United States
  • glass lantern slide, hand coloring
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7925
Description

Hand colored glass lantern slide of two round buildings covered in soil and surrounded by trees. In front of the buildings are men, women, and children, seated and standing, wearing long pants or dresses, and large necklaces.