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Title
Excavating in a prehistoric Indian burial ground. Citadel ruin on hill in background. Painted Desert, Arizona
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
Two unidentified non-Indian men sitting at a dig, with shovels and other items nearby. A stone ruin stands on a hill in the background.
Title transcribed from item. Signed on mount: "Frederick Monsen." Monsen's typed label on back says: "Excavating in a prehistoric Indian burial ground. Citadel ruin on hill in background. Painted Desert, Arizona."
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : black and white print ; 32 x 42 cm
Identifier
photCL 312
414431
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/7190
Subject
Excavations (Archaeology)
Ruins
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Painted Desert (Ariz.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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