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A group of Hopi Indian priests preparing for sleep the night before the Hopi Snake Dance Ceremony at Mishongnovi, ca.1900

By 1861-1946 C.C. (Charles C.) Pierce

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Photograph of a group of 5 Hopi Indian priests preparing for sleep the night before the Hopi Snake Dance Ceremony at Mishongnovi, ca.1900. They are laying on their Kivas and are prepared to watch for the first rays of the morning sun. The landscape is flat and mostly barren far into the distance

Topics: religious facilities; tribal areas, Indians -- Hopi -- Snake Dance, Indians of North America; Hopi Indians; Dance; Rites and ceremonies
Publisher: University of Southern California. Libraries
Year: 2000
OAI identifier: oai:digitallibrary.usc.edu:p15799coll65/15447
Provided by: USC Digital Library
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