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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
Published Walnut Creek, California : Left Coast Press, Inc., 2014
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Description 1 online resource (231 pages) : illustrations, map
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Indians of North America -- Material culture -- California -- Catalogs.
California -- Discovery and exploration -- Russian.
Genre/Form Catalogs.
Form Electronic book
Author Bates, Craig D., author
Blackburn, Thomas C., editor
Johnson, John R. (John Richard), 1949- editor
ISBN 1611329841 (electronic bk)
9781611329841 (electronic bk)