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Western Survey Photographs: A Checklist of the Stereographs from the Clarence King and George M. Wheeler Explorations, 1867-1874


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Stereographs from Lieutenant George M. Wheeler's Expedition of 1873, published in 1874

View of Estufa Ruin, Cañon de Chelle (front) View of Estufa Ruin, Cañon de Chelle (back)
Timothy H. O'Sullivan. No. 88-View of Estufa Ruin, Cañon de Chelle, 1873. LC-DIG-stereo-1S00365

The 1873 stereographs, photographed by Timothy H. O'Sullivan, were published the following year on official War Department mounts. They range in number from 1 through 89, with a few gaps in the numerical sequence. The titles are transcribed here exactly as printed on the mounts. The stereographs are albumen silver prints on four-by-seven-inch mounts. All of the following stereographs are from the collection of the Library of Congress, unless otherwise noted.

ARIZONA SERIES

Stereo #CaptionReproduction #
No. 1.View across Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00280
No. 2.Apache Scouts, at Alpine Lake, Sierra Blanca Range. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00281
No. 3.Vicinity of Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 4.Distant view of Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 5.Scene about Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00285
No. 6.Obstructed view of Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca Range. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 7.North Fork Cañon, looking down Sierra Blanca Range. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 8.North Fork Cañon, Sierra Blanca Range. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00287
No. 9.Cooley's Park, Sierra Blanca Range. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00289
No. 10.Distant View of Camp Apache. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00290
No. 11.Oak Grove, Sierra Blanca Range. (Private Collection)

NEW MEXICO SERIES

Stereo #CaptionReproduction #
No. 12.Central portion of Cañon de Chelle. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00292
No. 13.Camp Beauty, Cañon de Chelle, walls about 1200 ft. in height. (Collection of John Weiler)
No. 14.Distant view of Explorers Column, Cañon de Chelle, about 900 ft. in height. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00295
No. 15.Explorers Column, Cañon de Chelle, about 900 ft. in height. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00296
No. 16.Column walls of Sandstone, Cañon de Chelle, about 800 ft. in height. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00298
No. 17.View near head of Cañon de Chelle. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 18.Large Cottonwood Tree, Cañon de Chelle. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00300
No. 19.Cottonwood Tree, Cañon de Chelle. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00301
No. 20.Blackwater Cañon, near Zuni Pueblo. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00302
No. 22.The Ancient Church of San Miguel, Santa Fé, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00303
No. 23.The Alter, Church of San Miguel, Santa Fé, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00304
No. 24.School of San Miguel, Santa Fé, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00305
No. 25.Distant View of Fort Wingate, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00306

COLORADO RIVER SERIES

Stereo #CaptionReproduction #
No. 26.View across River at the mouth of Paria Creek. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00307
No. 27.Cañon of the Colorado, 5 miles above the mouth of the Paria. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00308
No. 28.The Cañon, 25 miles above Paria Creek. (Colorado Historical Society)
No. 29.Looking down from the mouth of Paria Creek. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00310
No. 30.Cañon of the Colorado, 25 miles above Paria Creek. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00311

GEOLOGICAL SERIES

Stereo #CaptionReproduction #
No. 31.Cañon at Inscription Rock, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00314
No. 32.Inscription Rock, New Mexico, View from the East. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00315
No. 33.Inscription Rock, New Mexico, View from the North. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00316
No. 35.Looking down the Cañon de Chelle, walls about 1200 ft. in height. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00318
No. 36.Cañon de Chelle, Looking up. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00319
No. 37.Convex Wall, Cañon de Chelle, about 700 feet in height. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00320

INDIAN SERIES

Stereo #CaptionReproduction #
No. 38.Zuni Pueblo, N. M. Section of the Southern half. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00321
No. 40.Zuni Pueblo, N. M. View from the exterior. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00323
No. 41.Gardens of Zuni Pueblo, N. M. (Smithsonian Institution, National Anthropological Archives)
No. 42.Old Mission Church, N. M., built 1776. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00325
No. 43.Ruins of the Altar at Old Mission Church, Zuni Pueblo, N.M. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 44.Padro Pino, Governor of the Zunis, New Mexico. ( Smithsonian Institution, National Anthropological Archives)
No. 45.Lieutenant Governor of the Zuni Pueblos, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00328
No. 46.Alcalde of the Zuni Pueblos, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00329
No. 47.Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Alcalde, Zuni Pueblos, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00330
No. 48.Zuni Indians, Old and Young, N. M. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00331
No. 49.The Two Beauties of Zuni Pueblos. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00332
No. 50.Curiosities of the Zuni Pueblos, Albino and Zuni Indians. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00333
No. 52.Zuni Girl, with Water Olla, Zuni Pueblo, N.M. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 53.Group of young Braves, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico. (Smithsonian Institution, National Anthropological Archives)
No. 54.Albino Boy and Zuni Indian Boy, Zuni Pueblos, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00337
No. 55.Group of Zuni Indians, with Albino Boy in foreground. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00338
No. 56.Group of Navajoe Indians, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00339
No. 57.Pedro, Captain of one of the Coyetero Apache Bands, Arizona, in his Washington Costume. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00340
No. 58.Young Apache Warrior and Squw [sic], near Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00341
No. 59.Group of Apaches, in front of their Wick-8-ups, near Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00342
No. 60.Apache Braves ready for the Trail, near Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00343
No. 61.Group of Coyetero Apaches, near Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00344
No. 62.Group of Miguel's Band, Coyetero Apaches, near Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00345
No. 63.Apache Squaw and Papoose, near Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00346
No. 64.Apaches as they appear on the War-path, Arizona. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 65.Group of Coyetero Apaches, at their Agency, Camp Apache, Arizona. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 66.Group of Coyetero Apaches, at Headquarters, Camp Apache, Arizona. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 67.Group of Coyetero Apaches and their Agent, at Camp Apache, Arizona. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00348
No. 68.Aboriginal life, among the Navajoes, Canon de Chelle. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 69.Navajoes making Blankets, near Fort Defiance, N. M. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 70.Blanket making among the Navajoes. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 72. Navajoe Brave and his Mother. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 73.Navajoe Squaw and Child, Canon de Chelle. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 74.Navajoe Squaws and Child. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00353
No. 75.Wahreo, a Chief among the Navajoes, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00354
No. 76. Navajoe Boys and Squaw, Fort Defiance, New Mexico. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 77. Navajoe Family Group. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00356
No. 78.Dispatching Navajoe Messengers, Fort Defiance, N. M. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 79.Issuing Rations to the Navajoes, Fort Defiance, N. M. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 80.Navajoe Dance, Old Fort Defiance, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00358

HISTORIC SERIES

Stereo #CaptionReproduction #
No. 81.Ruins on Summit of Inscription Rock, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00359
No. 82.Old Spanish Record, North Wall, Inscription Rock, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00360
No. 83.Old Spanish Record, Period of Conquest, South Wall, Inscription Rock, New Mexico. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 84.Old Spanish record, South Wall, Inscription Rock, New Mexico. (University of California, Bancroft Library)
No. 85.Hieroglyphics on South Wall, Inscription Rock, New Mexico. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00362
No. 88.View of Estufa Ruin, Cañon de Chelle. LC-DIG-stereo-1s00365
No. 89.Sandstone Wall of the Ruins, Cañon de Chelle. (Harvard University Art Museums)
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