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Author Hudson, Travis, author.

Title Treasures from native California : the legacy of Russian exploration / Travis Hudson and Craig D. Bates ; edited by Thomas Blackburn and John R. Johnson ; foreword by Stephen Watrous ; afterword by Glenn Farris.

Publication Info. Walnut Creek, California : Left Coast Press, Inc., [2015]
2015

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (232 pages) : illustrations (some color), color map
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the Kunstkamera's California Collection -- Documenting a collection: the collectors and their objects -- A superb collector visits California: Ilia G. Voznesenskii -- Describing a people: the Russians as California ethnographers -- Objects of the quest: hunting and gathering equipment -- Objects of home and hearth: food preparation and shelter -- Interacting with the supernatural: ritual dress -- Objects for festive occasions: music, gifts, and games -- Some comments on significance.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Indians of North America -- Material culture -- California -- Catalogs.
California -- Discovery and exploration -- Russian.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Bates, Craig D., author.
Blackburn, Thomas C., editor.
Johnson, John R. (John Richard), 1949- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Hudson, Travis. Treasures from native California : the legacy of Russian exploration. Walnut Creek, California : Left Coast Press, Inc., [2015] 9781611329827 (DLC)10988331
ISBN 9781611329827 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781611329841 (e-book)

 
    
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