[Big Bend cave painting]

Description:

Photograph of a Big Bend cave painting that includes a picture of a cave buffalo in the upper-left quadrant, a small picture of a buffalo in the upper-right quadrant, and a picture of a caveman in the lower-left corner of the photograph. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "The climate changed, and food shortages caused the Jumanos to become buffalo hunters, as evidenced by this cave painting" (p. 3).

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Presidio County
Creation Date: 1969
Partner(s):
Marfa Public Library
Collection(s):
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Usage:
Total Uses: 741
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1969
  • Digitized: February 21, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Presidio County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1969  
Description:

Photograph of a Big Bend cave painting that includes a picture of a cave buffalo in the upper-left quadrant, a small picture of a buffalo in the upper-right quadrant, and a picture of a caveman in the lower-left corner of the photograph. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "The climate changed, and food shortages caused the Jumanos to become buffalo hunters, as evidenced by this cave painting" (p. 3).

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 8 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): artworks | cave paintings | caves
Added Title: My Land, My Heritage, My Hope: Slide 31
Partner:
Marfa Public Library
Collection:
Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
Relation (Is Referenced By): My Land, My Heritage, My Hope, ark:/67531/metapth39396
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1969.06.21
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth39673
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image