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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.

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


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Physical description 1 online resource (232 pages) : illustrations (some color), color map
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: Ilia G. Voznesenskii -- Describing a people: the Russians as California 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.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author Bates, Craig D., author.
Blackburn, Thomas C., editor.
Johnson, John R. (John Richard), 1949- editor.
Subject Indians of North America -- Material culture -- California -- Catalogs.
California -- Discovery and exploration -- Russian.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781611329827 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781611329841 (e-book)