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Apache laborer's home
  • L.M. Peace
    active: United States
  • Apache laborer's home, circa 1917
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7953
Description

Glass lantern slide of a rounded shelter built with a wooden frame covered in branches and leaves, with an outer covering of cloth. A woman is seated next to the entrance, wearing a long skirt and blouse. The caption at the bottom reads "Twigs and boughs, covered by old sacks, constitute the home of the Apache Indian laborer"