|Title||Flat-head woman and child |
|Notes||From: Kane, Paul. Wanderings of an Artist Among the Indians of North America. London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1859. Plate 10|
Relating to diary entry March 30th. Sketch #10. "Sketch No. 10 is Caw-wacham, a woman of the tribe [Cowlitz], with her child under the process of having its head flattened. It was with some difficulty that I persuaded her to sit, as she seem apprehensive that it would be injurious to her." From Wanderings.
Printed below image: Flat-head woman and child. Paul Kane, del. Vicent Brooks, lith.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Drawings |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Indian women--Washington (State); Indian children--Washington (State); Salish Indians--Washington (State) |
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State) |
|Digital Collection||Society and Culture Collection|
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collection Division |
|Object Type||Print |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned in RGB color using a Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi camera and saved in .jpg format and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007 |