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    Cabinet Card Photograph Pima Indians Salt River Valley Arizona Territory, ca. 1890s. The Pima are a group of American Indians living in an area consisting of what is now central and southern Arizona and Sonora (Mexico). The name means "river people". The name "Pima" apparently comes from a phrase that means "I don't know", used repeatedly in their initial meeting with Europeans.

    Very nice imperial size photograph of Pima Indians on the Salt River Valley near Phoenix, Arizona Territory Photograph was taken by J. P. Rhodes, Phoenix, Arizona. Depicts a group of Pima Indians sitting in front of their wikiup, a white man to the left looks intently at photographer. There is a nice basket, grinding stone and pottery in the view. In period ink; "Pima Indians, Salt River Valley, Arizona". Measures approximately 8.5" x 5.25".

    Very good-fine, mount dirty photo has light stain top.

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    June, 2008
    13th Friday
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