(Documentary Artifact): One b/w negative of four women outside of a structure made of reeds and brush. Three of the women are looking in the doorway. According to notes on the original negative envelope, this image may be of ‘Eastern tenderfoots at deserted Ind. huts at Puerta La Cruz.’
Notes on negative envelope:
86:15900-90/ DAVIS COLLECTION/ 86 DUP/ FOUR WOMEN IN/ FRONT OF INDIAN/ HOUSE/ 1904
According to additional information provided on 12/2011 by Richard Carrico, a member of the E.H. Davis Project Scholar Advisory Committee: The history and prehistory of this major settlement in North County near Warner’s Ranch was documented by Ruth Almstedt. See: Ruth Almstedt, 1980, Ethnohistoric Documentation of Puerta La Cruz San Diego County, California. Prepared for the California Department of Transportation, District 11.