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Jail and flag pole in Old Town Plaza

Jail and flag pole in Old Town Plaza

Photographer / Artist: George Ben Wittick (1845 - 1903)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: ca. 1885
Medium: Albumen silver stereograph
Dimensions:
3 7/8 × 6 15/16 in. (9.9 × 17.6 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Nancy Tucker
Object number: PA2019.021.039
DescriptionThe single-story, round jailhouse with a tall flagpole on the flat roof is in the center of the plaza in Old Town Albuquerque, New Mexico. The plaza is surrounded by a white wooden fence. Storefronts and buildings line the dirt streets around the plaza. A white tent is beside a two-story building in the background.
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