Title: Zuni-Land in 1882
Source(s): Harper’s Magazine; WPA New Mexico Collections
Sylvester Baxter (Author); B. W. Kenney (WPA Field Writer)
Traveler Sylvester Baxter describes the pueblo of Zuni as it appeared in 1882.
We finally reached Zuni at noon. The pueblo lies at the foot of the majestic Thunder Mountain. Close by flows the Zuni River. It is but a trickling stream in the dry season, but becomes a torrent in the rainy seasons. Because of flooding, the pueblo ...