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Southwest Pueblos, excavations, and ruins ca. 1909-1929

Identifier: HP.1986.35-MNM.1986.331.265

Content Description

Collection includes multiple photographers who captured excavations and petroglyphs near the Otowi Pueblo. Other sites may include the Tyuonyi and Tsiping ruins, Del Nuerto Canyons, Abiquiu Mesas, and Taos. Photographs include the Santo Domingo, Walpi, and Hopi Pueblo communities This contains a transfer of Lindbergh's original negatives of aerial photos ca. 1929. Other photographs and glass negatives were taken by Alice Stevens Upton, Jesse L. Nusbaum, L.L. Wilson, and Wesley Bradfield.

Acquisition Type



Laboratory of Anthropology/Museum of New Mexico

Restrictions Apply



  • Aerial views by Charles A. Lindbergh
  • Photographs taken by Alice Stevens Upton
  • Majority of material found within The Ritos de Los Frijoles collection by Jesse L. Nusbaum may include multiple dates (ca. 1908-1912). L.L. Wilson and Wesley Bradfield may have photographed their subjects ca. 1919.


7 Photo Album (The extent may exceed 600+ photographs and glass negatives. )


See full accession list Lindbergh 130179-130368 Upton 82788 - 82787 Nusbaum 130372 - 130400; 61843; 81916 - 83105 Bradfield 130464 - 130492 Wilson 82804 - 82980