Title: Mesa Verde Stereoview, ca. 1900
Source(s): Cliff Palace in the Mesa Verde, Colorado
Dismantled Towers and Turrets Broken; Cliff Palace in the Mesa Verde, Colorado.
Mesa Verde National Park is in the southwest corner of Colorado. The word mesa means table. Mesa Verde is 15 miles long and 8 miles wide. At its foot are piles of broken rocks, which rise to a height of 500 feet above the bare plains. Mesa Verde rise...
Title: Taos Pueblo Stereoview, ca. 1900
Source(s): Pueblo of Taos Indians
As in Ancient Days, Pueblo of the Taos Indians, Taos, N. Mex.
The Pueblo Indians of the Southwest were very different from those farther east and north. They were partially civilized and knew how to weave baskets and blankets and to make pottery.
They are rather shorter and darker in color than other Indian...
Title: Santo Domingo Pueblo Stereoview, ca. 1900
Source(s): Pueblo Indians Making Bread
Pueblo Indians Making Bread, Santo Domingo, N. M.
Santo Domingo is an interesting and old-fashioned pueblo, built on the east bank of the Rio Grande, in New Mexico. In the four broad and dirty streets may be seen the huge outdoor ovens shown in the picture, often with heaps of firewood piled near t...