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Impearls: HIC C.1: Plates

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Earthdate 2005-11-12

Plates

Following is the key to the Plates of photographs pertinent to the civilization of California's far northwest from A. L. Kroeber's Handbook of the Indians of California.
 

Index of Plates

  • A Plate A.  Lower Klamath, Trinity, and Salmon Rivers of NW California.  Space shuttle photo, earthdate 1994-10-08 (not from Kroeber's book)
  • Plate 2.  Yurok treasures, exhibited in dances: obsidian blades.
  • Plate 3.  Hupa White Deerskin dance: the performers in front of the line displaying obsidians.  Yurok making a boat.
  • Plate 4.  Yurok fishing for salmon in Klamath River at Kenek.
  • Plate 5.  Mouth of Klamath with view of part of Yurok village of Rekwoi and the rock Oregos.  Yurok canoe shooting rapids at Kenek.
  • Plate 6.  Karok fishing with plunge net at falls at Ashanamkarak.  Altar where fire is kindled in annual first-salmon rite.
  • Plate 7.  Karok fishing from scaffold opposite Amaikiara.
  • Plate 8.  Hunter's headdress for decoying deer.  Karok.
  • Plate 9.  Three aligned houses with stone platforms in Wahsekw.  Interior of a Yurok house in Weitspus.
  • Plate 10.  Karok house, side view.  Interior of a Yurok sweat house.
  • Plate 11.  View of Yurok town, with plank-covered graves in foreground.  Hupa measuring dentalium money against tattoo marks on his forearm.
  • Plate 12.  Sacred house and sweat house in Karok town of Katimin.  Corner of Yurok house with carved door plank, at Rekwoi.
  • Plate 13.  Chilula sweat house.  Boat of Yurok manufacture on Trinity River at Hupa.
  • Plate 14.  Hupa woman lifting stone from fire to heat basketful of water for leaching acorn meal.  Karok old men sunning on stone platform in front of sweat house.
  • Plate 15.  Elk-antler purse for dentalium money.  Cylindrical wooden box with lid.  Ornament for setting on the prow of boat.  Yurok.
  • Plate 16.  Stone pestle.  Wooden arrow straightener.  Flint knife for dressing salmon.  Salmon grease dish of steatite.  Yurok.
  • Plate 17.  Acorn gruel stirrers, ends charred from contact with the cooking stones.  Yurok.
  • Plate 18.  Karok in war costume of rod armor and helmet.  Drawing the bow.
  • Plate 19.  Yurok stool of redwood.  Stone-handled adzes.  Mauls to drive horn wedges.
  • Plate 20.  Carved elk antler spoons for acorn gruel.  Yurok.
  • Plate 21.  Karok man.
  • Plate 22.  Karok center of the world: sacred town of Katimin on left bank of the Klamath.
  • Plate 23.  Wiyot baskets:  for eating; carrying; and cooking.
  • Plate 24.  Lassik basketry:  mortar hopper; seed beater; for cooking; and for gathering seeds.
  • Plate 29.  Seed beaters:  Nongatl, Chumash, Pomo, Yuki.
  • Plate 30.  Wooden smoking pipes:  Pomo, Yokuts, Miwok, Yuki, Winton.
  • Plate 31.  Central and northern Californian types:  Hupa girls.
  • Plate 33.  Pomo fish traps.
  • Plate 35.  Cradles, “sitting” type:  Yurok, Wintun (Pomo type), Northern Wintun.
  • Plate 43.  Flutes:  Yuma, Yokuts, Miwok, Pomo, Karok.
  • Plate 58.  Parts of quill headbands:  Koso, Luiseño, Miwok, Miwok.  Compare Fig. 20.
  • Plate 60.  Hupa woman pounding acorns, her legs holding the basket mortar.
  • Plate 67.  Paddles:  Yurok, Pomo, Klamath-Modoc.
  • Plate 70.  Yurok woman and old men.
  • Plate 71.  Hupa woman and men.
  • Plate 73.  Baskets and caps:  Yurok tobacco baskets, cap.
  • Plate 74.  Ritual cults of California.
  • Plate 77.  Karok using fire drill.



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