Native Americans on the Central Coast
Valentina Valencia (née Yee), and her mother, Mary J. Yee (née Rowe), at Knott's Berry Farm : circa 1961 ; Mary Yee was the last known native speaker of any Chumash language.
Valentina Valencia (née Yee), and her mother, Mary J. Yee (née Rowe), stand in front of wooden cabin at Knott's Berry Farm, circa 1961. Mary Yee was the last known native speaker of any Chumash language. Image originally obtained from Josephine Robles and John Yee, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Collection.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Buena Park (Calif.)
Knott's Berry Farm (Buena Park, Calif. : Amusement park)
Chumash Indians -- California -- Orange County
Chumash Indians -- Women -- California -- Orange County
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Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of Native Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay