Skip to search
Skip to main content
Title starts with
Author (sorted by title)
Call number (browse)
Princeton University Library Catalog
The Havasupai Indians of Arizona Album. 1900
James, George Wharton, 1858-1923
1 v. 36 x 28.5 cm
Indigenous peoples of North America
Library of Congress genre(s)
George Wharton James was an English-American lecturer, photographer, journalist and editor. He was born in Lincolnshire, England, and migrated to the United States as a young man after being becoming an ordained Methodist minister. He served in parishes in Nevada and Southern California, and from there began his career as a journalist and writer. An editor of two magazines, he also wrote more than 40 books and many articles and pamphlets on California and the American Southwest.
Large album containing 40 silver collodion prints taken by George Wharton James. The main subject of the photos is the Havasupai tribe of Arizona and depicts the American Southwest at the turn of the 20th century. Each photograph is accompanied by a description/annotation written by James.
Purchase, 2016. AM 2017-35.
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage.
Ask a Question
Suggest a Correction
Report Harmful Language