[Close up of Big Bend area landscape] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Close up of Big Bend area landscape]
  • Added Title My Land, My Heritage, My Hope: Slide 3


  • Photographer: Edwards, Nancy
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1969
  • Digitized: 2007-02-21


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Photograph of a rocky mountain ( part of the Davis Mountain range) behind a line of trees in the Big Bend area of Jeff Davis County, Texas. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "[According to an] Indian legend [...] After the heavens, the earth, and the living creatures had been shaped, the Great Spirit had a great accumulation of rocks and stony material left over. Even the Evil Spirit refused the pile, and so it became the mighty Big Bend of Texas" (p. 1).
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 12 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Jeff Davis County
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Mountains
  • Keyword: landscapes
  • Keyword: Big Bend
  • Keyword: Davis Mountains

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  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jeff Davis County
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1969


  • Is Referenced By: My Land, My Heritage, My Hope, ark:/67531/metapth39396


  • Name: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
    Code: MDID


  • Name: Marfa Public Library
    Code: MRPL


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 1969.06.03
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth39700


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Fujitsu Image Scanner fi 4340C