Dobodura Natives, Women 6

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Item Details

Title

Dobodura Natives, Women 6

Subject

Children
Native peoples
Maude

Description

"This widely copied picture is of a New Guinea mother known as 'Maude.' It is rumored that women nursed pigs frequently. Pigs were very valuable assets. To squat by a fire, she could flip the long breast over her shoulder."

Creator

Anonymous

Date

1943

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.156

Spatial Coverage

Dobodura, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

Position: 1065 (3 views)