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6. Hopi House at El Tovar
  • United States
  • 6. Hopi House at El Tovar, circa 1905
  • Grand Canyon of the Colorado
  • Where object was made: Arizona Territory (present-day Arizona), United States
  • glass lantern slide, hand coloring
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7923
Description

Hand colored glass lantern slide of a multi-level, adobe brick building with wooden ladders between levels. The building is identified as Hopi House at the Grand Canyon in Arizona. In front of the building are several standing men, women, and children in long pants or dresses, and wearing large necklaces.