For Women's History Month, we celebrate five generations of Pomo Basket Weavers.
From left to right: Laura Somersal, Myrtle Hurtado, Lynn Cannon, Elsie Allen, Lucy Smith, Josephine Wright, Mabel McKay, and Jan Dempsey (with son Damien)
Photographed at Warm Springs Dam site, Sonoma County, (1979), where they consulted with the Army Corps of Engineers on transplantation of sedge for weavers' continued use. Rob Botier, photographer
Read about the Elsie Allen Basket Collection Here