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Relics of an Ancient Race, Pueblo of San Juan, N.M.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Relics of an Ancient Race, Pueblo of San Juan, N.M., circa 1900
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0289
Description

Color photo. An elderly man sits center frame on an ancien,t wooden, two wheeled cart, the old wood bleached and cracked from extensive time in the sunlight. Behind the man and cart is and equally old wooden fence made simply from unrefined tree branches. Within the fence is a partial view of an elevated wooden structure, covered in leaves.