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Author Hudson, Travis, author.

Title Treasures from Native California : the legacy of Russian exploration / Travis Hudson and Craig D. Bates ; edited by Thomas Blackburn and John R. Johnson ; foreword by Stephen Watrous ; afterword by Glenn Farris.

Publication Info. Walnut Creek, California : Left Coast Press, Inc., [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    979.4 HUD    Available
Description 231 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 29 cm
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Note Copyright by Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. (Title page verso).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The Kunstkamera's California collection -- Documenting a collection : the collectors and their objects -- A superb collector visits California : Il'ia G. Voznesenskii -- Describing a people : the Russians as ethnographers -- Objects of the quest : hunting and gathering equipment -- Objects of home and hearth : food preparation and shelter -- Interacting with the supernatural : ritual dress -- Objects for festive occasions : music, gifts, and games -- Some comments on significance -- Afterword: The bicentenary and beyond / by Glenn Farris.
Subject Indians of North America -- Material culture -- California -- Catalogs.
California -- Discovery and exploration -- Russian.
Kunstkamera (Imperatorskai︠a︡ akademi︠a︡ nauk) -- Catalogs.
Ethnological museums and collections -- Russia (Federation) -- History -- 19th century.
Added Author Bates, Craig D, author.
Blackburn, Thomas C, editor.
Johnson, John R. (John Richard), 1949- editor.
Watrous, Stephen D, author of foreword.
Farris, Glenn J, author of afterword.
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, issuing body.
ISBN 9781611329834 paperback
1611329833 paperback

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