86:15900-463

(Documentary Artifact): One b/w negative of an unidentified woman sitting in front of an adobe brick structure with a basket and metal can holding fibers on her right. A dog is behind her. An ax and metal pails are on the left. Notes from the original negative envelope state: ‘San Jacinto – Toro Pk Trip/ July 1907’

Notes on negative envelope:
86:15900-463 thru/ 465 incl./ Davis Coll/ 86 Dup/ Indian woman/ weaving baskets/ 1907/ 3 negatives

According to additional information provided on 10/2011 by a member of the E.H. Davis Project Scholar Advisory Committee: The can holds water to keep the fibers flexible. There is a small remainder of juncus fiber to the right corner of the woman. This is the sewing material.