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Title
View of ancient ruins on the banks of the Colorado River
Creator
Monsen, Frederick, 1865-1929
Date Created and/or Issued
1889
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
View of ruins on a Colorado River bank.
Signed on mount: "Frederick Monsen." Title supplied by cataloger. Monsen's typed label on back says: "The Brown-Stanton Survey of the Canyons of the Colorado River. The picture was made in 1889. Vermillion Cliffs and Prehistoric Fort. There are many remarkable ruins in this vicinity but the country is very difficult to travel over."
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : black and white print ; 33.5 x 40.5 cm
Identifier
photCL 312
414219
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/7180
Subject
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Ruins
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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