Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB024

Record number: 
JRB024
Title: 
Organ Mountains from the Rio Grande
Place: 
Organ Mountains east-southeast of Las Cruces, New Mexico
Date: 
unknown
Image technique: 
Pencil sketch on beige paper
Image dimensions: 
5.3 x 8.3 inches
Narrative description: 
View of the Organ Mountains from a point on the east bank of the Rio Grande, about midway between old Fort Fillmore and Las Cruces, New Mexico. Includes a simple outline of Tortugas Mountain. Note (in Bartlett's handwriting) on the left margin of the drawing reads: Organ Mts. Taken on the Rio Grande 9 miles below Don Ana." Main title in ink at the bottom of the drawing is also in Bartlett's handwriting.
Notes: 
Related drawing: none. Personal Narrative derivative: vol. 2, p. 393
Creators: 
John Russell Bartlett or Henry Cheever Pratt
Subject: 
Landscape
Normalized date: 
n.d.