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(Documentary Artifact): One b/w lantern slide of an elderly woman, Ap-e-chuck (also spelled Ap’-e’chuck or Ape Chuck) using a stone pestle and wooden mortar. She is the wife of Payon Hilschme up (also spelled Payone’ /Peyo’ne/Pay-une/Pay-one Hilachn’eup/Hilsch-me-up/Hilachme up).

Same image as the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) print, P00406. According to catalog record for this image, Ap-e-chuck ‘pounds corn into an oak mortar with a large stone pestle. The flat basket in front of her contains acorn meal.’ She is also known as Mary.

Notes on lantern slide:
2010.50.1.368-t/ 368/ MONTERREY OLLAS