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adobe brick making in Sacaton, AZ
  • Orville John Green
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • adobe brick making in Sacaton, AZ, 1906–1907
  • Where object was made: Sacaton, Arizona, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 9 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 9/16 x 4 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7629

The black and white image is of a small group of men bent over setting or pulling brick molds. The foreground is filled with adobe bricks drying.