Artist William Henry Jackson, American, 1843-1942
  • Mountain of the Holy Cross
Date ca. 1873
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 9 1/4 × 13 1/4 inches (23.5 × 33.7 cm)
Mount: 16 × 20 inches (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of J. J. Bagley, 1900
Accession Number F46.33
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in negative, lower left: 106. MOUNTAIN OF THE HOLY CROSS
Inscribed, in brown ink, on mount, upper center, surrounding the official insignia used by the U.S. Geological Survey: Department of the Interior | U.S. Geoloical Survey of the Territories | PROF. F.V. HAYDEN IN CHARGE
Inscribed, lower left: W.H. JACKSON, PHOTO.
Inscribed, in black ink, on mount, verso, upper left: J.E. Bagley
Inscribed, lower right, verso: Gift | J.J. Bagley | July 1900
until 1946, J. J. Bagley;
1946-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Newhall, Beaumont and Diana E. Edkins. William H. Exh. cat., Amon Carter Museum of Western Art. Fort Worth, Texas, 1974, p. 73 (ill.).

Naef, Weston, James Wood and Therese Thau Heyman. Era of Exploration. Exh. cat., Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Buffalo, New York, 1975 (pl. 119).

Hales, Peter. William Henry Jackson and the Transformation of the American Landscape. Philadelphia,1988, p.133 (pl. 85).