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Valley of the Rio Grande, Church of Albuquerque

Valley of the Rio Grande, Church of Albuquerque

Photographer / Artist: H. T. Heister (died 1895)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: c. 1871-1874
Medium: stereo view
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, museum purchase, Museum Photoarchives Special Revenue Fund 2006, in memory of Willie McWilliams and her Family
Object number: PA2006.011.001
DescriptionStereograph San Felipe de Neri Church in Old Town Albuquerque. Wagon tracks in foreground, church parapet castellated.


Not on view
Label Text:Stereocard, San Felipe de Neri Church, early 1870s
Photographer: H.T. Heister
Museum purchase, Museum Photoarchives Special Revenue Fund 2006, In memory of Willie McWilliams and her family
PA2006.11.1

H.T. Heister probably made this stereocard of San Felipe de Neri Church, the earliest image of the church in the museum collection, while traveling down the Río Grande in the summer of 1874.