"Southwest Indians and their art"


Erna Gunther



Streaming Media


47 minutes


Gunther, an American anthropologist whose work focused on the Salish and Makah people of the Pacific Northwest, formed part of the core founding faculty of the Department of Anthropology at University of Washington. Gunther was widely published and influential in the field of ethnobotany and ethnohistory. The lecture was introduced by Portland State College faculty member Leonard Kimball.

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Native Americans, Art

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Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/2 track mono, 2 tracks recorded


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