John Peabody Harrington (1884-1961) (left) and Chief Wi'ishi of Mission Indians, California (right)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3356]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1935

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3356

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Summary

left to right: John Peabody Harrington (1884-1961), ethnologist, Bureau of American Ethnology, and Chief Wi'ishi of Mission Indians. Harrington was a specialist in the native peoples of California. Here Chief Wi'ishi is showing techniques of psychic duels.

Subject

  • Harrington, John Peabody
  • Chief Wi'ishi
  • Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3356

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1935
  • 07/12/1935

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • Copyright Not Evaluated

Topic

  • Historians
  • Ethnology
  • Indians of North America

Place

California

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3356]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints