Gayton, A. H. (Anna Hadwick),
Yokuts and western Mono ethnography: vol. 1, Tulare Lake, Southern
Valley, and Central Foothill Yokuts
Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 1948. viii, 1-253, 291-301 p.:
By A. H. Gayton
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
HRAF, 2002. Computer File
This document was compiled during field trips made during the years
1925-1930, as well as from the field notes of Mrs. A. Rogers (in reference to
the Chukchansi), and other published materials on the Yokuts and Western Mono.
The material is well organized and precise in its presentation of Yokut and
Western Mono ethnography. A major point of emphasis in this document is on
special ceremonies, shamans, curing and the obtaining of shamanistic
Document ID: ns29-001
Component part(s), monograph
Includes bibliographical references (p.
Omitted from the Files: pages 254-290, dealing
with Western Mono.
Data on the Mourning Ceremony have been indexed
for category 796.
John Beierle ; 1959
late nineteenth century - 1930