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Title
Old Church in Acoma
Creator
Monsen, Frederick, 1865-1929
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1886 - 1911
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Exterior view of Mission church, with three men standing nearby. A grave with cross is in the foreground.
Title transcribed from item. Signed on mount: "Frederick Monsen." Monsen's handwritten label on back says: "Old Church in Acoma. Material for construction (timbers) was brought from Mt. Taylor forty miles away and lifted over three hundred feet up the cliffs by human muscle alone."
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : black and white print ; 33.5 x 41.5 cm
Identifier
photCL 312
414501
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/7219
Subject
San Estevan del Rey Mission Church (Acoma, N.M.)
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Acoma Pueblo (N.M.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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