Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB016

Record number: 
JRB016
Title: 
Remains of an ancient edifice near the R. Salinas
Place: 
Mesa Grande ruins, bounded by North Date Street, West 10th Street, and North Cherry Drive in Mesa, Arizona
Date: 
July 4, 1852
Image technique: 
Pencil sketch on fine-textured paper
Image dimensions: 
7.1 x 10.1 inches
Narrative description: 
View of remains of ruins with mounds covering most of them. A note on lower right reads "2 naked Indians" and "Horsemen."
Notes: 
Related drawing: none. Personal Narrative derivative: vol. 2, p. 248. Mesa Grande ruins are a group of Hohokam structures occupied between AD 1100 and 1400.
Creators: 
Henry Cheever Pratt
Subject: 
Landscape, architecture
Normalized date: 
1852.06.04