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  1. Figure 22. This young Seri Indian of Tiburon Island, like the other men of his tribe, takes great pride in his long, carefully combed hair, even though he wears a hat instead of the traditional feather head dress. In the summer these Indians live on Tiburon Island, while in the winter they move to the mainland nearby, and only occasionally visit the island on fishing trips.

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Gulf of California Expedition; E.W. Scripps (Ship)
    • Date: 1939
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Indians of Mexico--Mexico--Baja California (Peninsula); Seri Indians--Social life and customs
    • Format: image
  2. Figure 24. The framework of a Seri Indian house consists of a series of arches made up of the branches of the thorny ocotillo, which are stripped of thorns, bent over and tied with strips of cloth. In order to keep out the wind, if not the cold, brush is loosely piled upon this framework.

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; E.W. Scripps (Ship); Gulf of California Expedition
    • Date: 1939-08
    • Topic: Seri Indians--Mexico--Baja California (Peninsula); Seri Indians--Social life and customs
    • Format: image
  3. [Seri Indian at campsite, Tiburon Island]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; E.W. Scripps (Ship); Gulf of California Expedition
    • Date: 1939
    • Topic: Indians of Mexico--Mexico--Baja California (Peninsula); Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Seri Indians--Social life and customs
    • Format: image
  4. Figure 23. The beach on the southwest end of Tiburon Island contains scores of turtle shells like those shown here, the remains of many Seri Indian feasts.

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; E.W. Scripps (Ship); Gulf of California Expedition
    • Date: 1939
    • Topic: Turtles; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Seri Indians--Social life and customs
    • Format: image