Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB015

Record number: 
JRB015
Title: 
Badivaqui 22 Decr Sonora, Mexico
Place: 
Babasaqui, Sonora, Mexico
Date: 
December 22, 1851
Image technique: 
Pencil and ink drawing on fine-textured paper
Image dimensions: 
5.2 x 7.6 inches
Narrative description: 
View of Indian village of adobe buildings and adjacent ramada with some pack mules and cottonwood trees. It was done shortly after Pratt and others left Bartlett in Ures, Sonara, where Bartlett was in recovery from a near fatal illness, possibly typhoid fever.
Notes: 
Related drawing: none. Personal Narrative derivative: none. Babasaqui was a ruined village, probably of the Papago or Tonhono O'odham people, between Cocospera and Magdalena, Sonora.
Creators: 
Henry Cheever Pratt
Subject: 
Architectural
Normalized date: 
1851.12.22