Navajo Women by a Hogan
detailsUnknown Unknown inn820pa.jpg IN-N-820 B&W 1504-0820-0001 inn820pa Print 3x5 Historic Photographs 1906-1907 Reproduction requires permission. Digital images property of SHM Library & Archives
A hogan is a traditional dwelling and ceremonial structure of the Navajo Indians. Hogans may be round, six-sided, or eight-sided, and they may be constructed in many different ways. Most hogans are built of logs and earth, but some have stone walls. The entrance generally faced east, toward the rising sun. Except for a circular opening in the roof to allow smoke to escape, traditional hogans were without windows or interior divisions. By the early 21st century, hogan architecture had changed somewhat to accommodate new construction materials and techniques.
To purchase this image please click on the NOTIFY US button and we will contact you with details
The process for online purchase of usage rights to this digital image is under development. To order this image, CLICK HERE to send an email request for details. Refer to the ‘Usage Terms & Conditions’ page for specific information. A signed “Permission for Use” contract must be completed and returned. Written permission from Sharlot Hall Museum is required to publish, display, or reproduce in any form whatsoever, including all types of electronic media including, but not limited to online sources, websites, Facebook Twitter, or eBooks. Digital files of images, text, sound or audio/visual recordings, or moving images remain the property of Sharlot Hall Museum, and may not be copied, modified, redistributed, resold nor deposited with another institution. Sharlot Hall Museum reserves the right to refuse reproduction of any of its materials, and to impose such conditions as it may deem appropriate. For certain scenarios, the price for personal usage of the digital content is minimal; CLICK HERE to download the specific form for personal usage. For additional information, contact the Museum Library & Archives at 928-445-3122 ext. 14 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.