Center of Southwest Studies
Start Previous image Next image End

Start

Previous image

Next image

End

Photo -- click to view larger image

Title:

The best of Cliff Palace
Date/circa:  1911
Photographer: Pennington Studio (Durango, Colo.)
Subjects: Indians of North America--Antiquities--Photographs; Cliff-dwellings - Colorado - Mesa Verde--Photographs
Summary note: Long view of Cliff Palace looking southwest. The shape of the rock to the southwest beyond Cliff Palace gives the distinct features of an African elephant. The sandstone feature is called Elephant Head Rock.
Other notes: The following phrase must be used whenever and wherever this photograph is displayed or exhibited: From the Tom O. and H. Lucille Kimball Indian Collection.
Photoprint#: P051030

Original photos from the Tom O. and H. Lucille Kimball Indian Collection. 
2003 Center of Southwest Studies, Fort Lewis College.          All rights reserved (click here for Property Rights Statement).

1000 Rim Dr., Durango, CO 81301-3999 ~ Phone 970-247-7126 ~ Fax 970-247-7422
                                                                                          Page revised: 8/10/2005