Catalog Archive
Auction 92, Lot 149

"Navajo Reservation - Educational Facilities - Arizona - New Mexico - Utah", U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs

Subject: Southwestern United States

Period: 1954 (dated)


Color: Black & White

25.5 x 18.2 inches
64.8 x 46.2 cm

Crude but charming map shows detail throughout the reservation for hogans, boarding schools, missions, trailers, and dormitories to mention a few. Principal named areas are: Tuba, Hopi Reservation, Chinle, Klagetoh, Shiprock, Toadlena, Ft. Defiance, Tohatchi, Crowpoint and Ft. Wingate areas. Published by the Phoenix Indian School.


Condition: A

Several splits and tears, but clean and in amazingly good condition for a map of this type. Likely one of a handful of extant copies.

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $20

Closed on 9/13/2000