Elle of Ganado (Biographical details)

Elle of Ganado (fibre/textile worker; Native North American; Female; 1850 - 1924; ca, born -died)

Also known as

Ganado, Elle of; Asdzaa Lichii'; Red Woman

Biography

Navajo weaver, born to the Black Sheep Clan, lived in the southern part of the Navajo Reservation near the Hubbell Trading Post in Ganado, Arizona. She and her husband Tom of Ganado worked as art/craft demonstrators for the Fred Harvey Company in its Indian Building, part of the Alvarado Hotel.