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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Ritual in Pueblo art: Hopi life in Hopi painting
Published By: Original publisher
New York: Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
1970. vii, 81 p. ill.
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Representative art (532);
Personal grooming (302);
Normal garb (291);
Shamans and psychotherapists (756);
Magical and mental therapy (755);
Athletic sports (526);
Mats and basketry (285);
Gift giving (431);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This source contains images of 185 paintings by native Hopi
artists. All of these artworks were commissioned for this collection, and are permanently
exhibited at the Museum of the American Indian in New York. Topics include: the life cycle;
ritual life, including several important ceremonies and the Kachina cult; clowns and
clowning; curing; and economic life, including farming, hunting and basketmaking.
Biographical sketches of the artists are also provided. Each of the images (pp. 85-190) is
described in the first half of the source (pp. 9-69).
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Includes bibliographical references (p. 79-81) figures
paginated as pp. 83-190 All information presented about the artworks, both in the text and
in the images is indexed for Representative Art (532). Furthermore, every image and its
corresponding text are indexed identical subjects. Thus the set of subjects under which
each artwork is indexed is a compilation of information from both the image and the text.
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
Christopher Latham ; 1988
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Hopi Pueblo, Second Mesa, northeastern
Arizona, United States
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings