New Mexico Art Tells its History

Farmland - Anasazi, Farms, Jemez Mountains,

Farmland - Anasazi, Farms, Jemez Mountains, 1982
Paul Logsdon (American, born 1931)
cibachrome II print, 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Gift of Paul Logsdon from the New Mexico Photographic Survey Project funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts with individual support from Sunwest Bank of Santa Fe, 1985
1985.120.15

Reflective Questions and Activities:

E Study this aerial photograph closely and try to locate the ancestral plots used by the Jemez Pueblo farmers at an earlier time. What were their crops? Why is this difficult terrain in which to farm?  

 

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