Timothy H. O'SULLIVAN
United States of America 1840
Ruins in Cañon de Chelle,N.M.,
Collection Title: 'Geographical Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridien ', Washington,D.C., War Department, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A.,c 1875
Arizona, United States of America
Materials & Technique:
photographs, albumen prints, stereograph albumen silver photographs Support: photographic paper, mounted on publisher's printed card
Edition: no.21 in series
Place Published: Washington,D.C.: War Department, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A., c1875
Primary Insc: printed verso card l.c., 'Ruins in Canon de Chelle,N.M., in a cavity in the wall, 60 feet above present bed of Canon. Height of walls about 700 feet. The present race of Indians know nothing of the age of these buildings or who occupied them. (For details, see forthcoming report of Lieutenant Wheeler, on Ancient Ruins.)'
printed image 7.6 h x 15.5 w cm card 8.4 h x 17.5 w cm
: Purchased 1983 Accession No
: NGA 83.3665.358 Subject
: Collection: The Nigel Lendon collection of Australian and International stereographs, acquired 1983.