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Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde., 1898
  • Where object was made: Colorado, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0351

Color photo. Stone villiage set underneath a cliff overhang. The stone buildings are in the right side of the frame and erosion flows down the lope into the brush.