Woman of Isleta Decorating Pottery

Name:
Fred Harvey (Firm); Lindquist, G. E. E. (Gustavus Elmer Emanuel), 1886-1967
Title:
Woman of Isleta Decorating Pottery
Date:
between 1912 and 1953; Date based on the earliest and latest dates of the Lindquist collection.
Format/Genre:
postcards
Physical Description:
3 1/2 x 5 1/2
Note:
Item no. 0884
Summary:
Recto annotation: H-1377. A woman of Isleta decorating pottery. (Copyright by Fred Harvey); Verso annotation: The PUEBLO INDIAN is a dweller in substantial villages with house rising from one to five stories in height and bordering on regular streets or courts. In character he is peaceful, industrious and conservative. The occupation of the men is largely confined to agriculture; the women are the house builders and owners, and engage extensively in the making of pottery, which is decorated with geometrical and symbolical designs.
Subjects:
Isleta art; Pottery; Indian women; Pueblo Indians; Women; Isleta Pueblo (N.M.); New Mexico
Library Collection:
G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Collection
Library Location:
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Shelf Location:
Box no. 051
Digital Project:
G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Photographs

Woman of Isleta Decorating Pottery