Item #4080 Grand Canyon of the Colorado. View from Bissels Point. George Wharton James.
James, George Wharton

Grand Canyon of the Colorado. View from Bissels Point

Pasadena: G. Wharton James, Photo, (c.1890). Large format. Albumen photograph [15.5 cm x 20.5 cm] / [6" x 8"] on a tan mount [16.5 cm x 22 cm] / [6.5" x 8.5"] title in the negative with a James hand stamp on the reverse (faded). Overall nice condition with good contrasts. Item #4080

Nice view of the Grand from Bissel's [Zuni] Point on the South Rim. George Wharton James (1858-1923) was an author, lecturer and photographer who made his home in Pasadena and was active in the late 19th century and early 20th century. He was a member of the Arroyo community known for his studies on Native Americans, James was a prolific author who penned more than forty books including the classic guide: 'Grand Canyon of Arizona.'.

Price: $125.00

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