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Ancient life among the southern California Indians

Harrington, M. R.

Ancient life among the southern California Indians

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Published by Southwest Museum in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- California, Southern.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby M.R. Harrington ; illustrations by Clarence Ellsworth.
      SeriesSouthwest Museum leaflets ;, no. 26
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.C15 H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. :
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6215091M
      LC Control Number56058172
      OCLC/WorldCa2672006

      Food resources available to native people (California Indians) were bountiful. California supported the highest density, non-agricultural (farming) population in North America. In , when the first Spanish colonists arrived, there may have been , Indians living in California (west of the Sierra Crest). Indian Myths of South Central California. University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology 4 (4). p. San Luis Rey: A Mission Record of the California Indians (). Lee, Georgia and S. Horne The Painted Rock site (SBa and SBa): Sapaksi, the House of the Sun.


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Indian Myths of South Central California. By A. Kroeber UCPAAE Vol. 4 No. 4, pp. This covers the mythology of the Costanoans, today known as the Ohlone, who lived in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay area; and the Yokuts, who lived in the San Joaquin Valley. The federal government finally decided to establish an Indian policy in California in when Edward F.

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