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Bellvue. Mr. Dougherty's agency on the  Missouri / Ch. Bodmer pinx ad nat ; L. Weber & Beyer sc.

Bellvue. Mr. Dougherty's agency on the Missouri / Ch. Bodmer pinx ad ...

Illustration shows buildings, paddocks, settlers, ox cart and Indians at Bellvue, Major John Dougherty's trading post on the Missouri River. Title from item. Title also in French and German. Illus. in: Voyage d... more

Fort Shepherd, no. 1

Fort Shepherd, no. 1

Photograph shows exterior view of the Hudson Bay Co. post at Fort Shepherd, British Columbia.

Fort Shepherd, Columbia River no. 2

Fort Shepherd, Columbia River no. 2

Photograph shows exterior view of two buildings at the Hudson Bay Co. post at Fort Shepherd, British Columbia. Title from item. Right half of panorama. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia]

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancou...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 6 of a six-part panorama of Victoria. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, showing cluster of buildings and possibly the fort just left of center]

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancou...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 4 of a six-part panorama of Victoria. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, showing cluster of buildings]

[Community adjacent to the fur trading post at Fort Victoria on Vancou...

Title devised by Library staff. No. 5 of a six-part panorama of Victoria. In: Photographs of British Northwest Boundary Survey, 1858-1861.

Huts of the H. B. Co's. [i.e., Hudson's Bay Company's] servants, Fort Colville

Huts of the H. B. Co's. [i.e., Hudson's Bay Company's] servants, Fort ...

Photograph shows the servants' buildings at the Hudson's Bay Company's post at Fort Colville, Washington. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission and Related Subjects, 1859-1861, leaf ... more

Hudson's Bay Co's. Fort Colville, Columbia River, 1860

Hudson's Bay Co's. Fort Colville, Columbia River, 1860

Photograph shows a cluster of buildings of the Hudson's Bay Company Post at Fort Colville on an expanse of plains with hills and mountains in the background.

Officers' house, Hudson's Bay Co's. Fort Colville, 1860

Officers' house, Hudson's Bay Co's. Fort Colville, 1860

Photograph shows buildings of the officers' quarters of the Hudson's Bay Company's post at Fort Colville, Washington. Title from item. In album: [British Northwest Boundary Commission and Related Subjects, 1859... more

Sketches in the far West--curing hides and bones / Frenzeny & Tavernier.

Sketches in the far West--curing hides and bones / Frenzeny & Tavernie...

Men curing buffalo hides and bones at trader's store. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1874 April 4, suppl., p. 307.

[Children outside Eagle Trading Company]

[Children outside Eagle Trading Company]

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

The Original Trading Post, Santa Fe, New Mexico

The Original Trading Post, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Razorback Trading post, Route 62, Mountain Home, Arkansas

Razorback Trading post, Route 62, Mountain Home, Arkansas

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Gift shop signs. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America p... more

Ute Trading Post sign, B-2A, Manitou Springs, Colorado

Ute Trading Post sign, B-2A, Manitou Springs, Colorado

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Razorback Trading Post, Mountain Home, Arkansas

Razorback Trading Post, Mountain Home, Arkansas

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Storefront, Larson's Trading Post, Route 91, Firth, Idaho

Storefront, Larson's Trading Post, Route 91, Firth, Idaho

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Indian Trading Post, Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma

Indian Trading Post, Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Indian Trading Post, Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma

Indian Trading Post, Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies categories: Gift shops and trading posts; roadside attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2007 (DLC/PP-2007:125). Credit line... more

Indian Trading Post, Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma

Indian Trading Post, Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Teepee view 1, Indian Trading Post, Route 9, Lake George, New York

Teepee view 1, Indian Trading Post, Route 9, Lake George, New York

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Teepee view 3, Indian Trading Post, Route 9, Lake George, New York

Teepee view 3, Indian Trading Post, Route 9, Lake George, New York

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Teepee view 2, Indian Trading Post, Route 9, Lake George, New York

Teepee view 2, Indian Trading Post, Route 9, Lake George, New York

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freeport, Maine

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freepor...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freeport, Maine

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freepor...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Storefront, Scarborough Trading Post, Route 1, Scarborough, Maine

Storefront, Scarborough Trading Post, Route 1, Scarborough, Maine

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Trenton Trading Post sign, Route 3, Trenton, Maine

Trenton Trading Post sign, Route 3, Trenton, Maine

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freeport, Maine

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freepor...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freeport, Maine

Chief Passamaquoddy statue at Gasco Bay Trading Post, Route 1, Freepor...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Trading post, Storybook Land Golf, Clairmont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, California

Trading post, Storybook Land Golf, Clairmont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Jim's Trading Post, Cherokee, Iowa

Jim's Trading Post, Cherokee, Iowa

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Indian Trading Post and Museum, sign, Route 23, Tawas City, Michigan

Indian Trading Post and Museum, sign, Route 23, Tawas City, Michigan

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Trading post, Route 24, Buena Vista, Colorado

Trading post, Route 24, Buena Vista, Colorado

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Gift shop signs. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America p... more

Timpanogos Trading Post, Main Street, Heber City, Utah

Timpanogos Trading Post, Main Street, Heber City, Utah

Title devised by Library staff, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Previously identified as Pueblo County Courthouse. Margolies categories: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolie... more

Ute Indian Trading Post signs, Route 40, Vernal, Utah

Ute Indian Trading Post signs, Route 40, Vernal, Utah

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Wheel sign, Ute Indian Trading Post, Route 40, Vernal, Utah

Wheel sign, Ute Indian Trading Post, Route 40, Vernal, Utah

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Ute Indian Trading post signs, top of the arrow, Route 40, Vernal, Utah

Ute Indian Trading post signs, top of the arrow, Route 40, Vernal, Uta...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Indian Trading Post, Route 40, Roosevelt, Utah

Indian Trading Post, Route 40, Roosevelt, Utah

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Moqui Indian Trading Post, Route 40, statue sign, Roosevelt, Utah

Moqui Indian Trading Post, Route 40, statue sign, Roosevelt, Utah

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Ute Indian Trading Post, Vernal, Utah

Ute Indian Trading Post, Vernal, Utah

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Apache Canyon Trading Post, gas station, Routes 62 & 180, Whites City, New Mexico

Apache Canyon Trading Post, gas station, Routes 62 & 180, Whites City,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Storefront, Apache Canyon Trading Post, Routes 2 and 180, Whites City, New Mexico

Storefront, Apache Canyon Trading Post, Routes 2 and 180, Whites City,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Apache Canyon Trading Post, view 1, Routes 62 and 180, Whites City, New Mexico

Apache Canyon Trading Post, view 1, Routes 62 and 180, Whites City, Ne...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Gas station at Apache Canyon Trading Post, Routes 62 & 180, Whites City, New Mexico

Gas station at Apache Canyon Trading Post, Routes 62 & 180, Whites Cit...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies categories: General gas stations; Gas stations. Purchase; John Margolies 2007 (DLC/PP-2007:125). Credit line: John Margolies... more

Apache Canyon Trading Post, teepee, Routes 62 & 180, Whites City, New Mexico

Apache Canyon Trading Post, teepee, Routes 62 & 180, Whites City, New ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Apache Canyon Trading Post, view 2, Routes 62 and 180, Whites City, New Mexico

Apache Canyon Trading Post, view 2, Routes 62 and 180, Whites City, Ne...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Indian artifacts. Purchase; John Margolies 2008 (DLC/PP-2008:109-4). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America ... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Next Bear Show sign, Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Next Bear Show sign, Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampsh...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Mohawk Trading Post buffalo statue, Route 2, Shelburne, Massachusetts

Mohawk Trading Post buffalo statue, Route 2, Shelburne, Massachusetts

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Clark's Trading Post, North Woodstock, New Hampshire

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Attractions. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Storefront, Daniel Boone's Trading Post, Route 99, Grants Pass, Oregon

Storefront, Daniel Boone's Trading Post, Route 99, Grants Pass, Oregon

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; John Margolies 2010 (DLC/PP-2010:191). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photograph archive (1972-2008), Library ... more

[Mural for Silver Dollar Trading Post, San Elizario, Texas]

[Mural for Silver Dollar Trading Post, San Elizario, Texas]

Title devised by Library staff based on information provided by the photographer. Mural artists: Jupiter Alan Esparza and Tata, 2011 (Source: El Paso Times, 1/16/2013) Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collectio... more

The abandoned Ismay Trading Post in McElmo Canyon insouthwestern Colorado's Montezuma County. In the early 20th Century when it was thriving, white locals, Ute Indians living nearby, and travelers including Mormon pilgrims picked up mail, general-store goods, and seasonal fresh produce and could get their flat tires repaired

The abandoned Ismay Trading Post in McElmo Canyon insouthwestern Color...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: Gates Frontiers Fund Colorado Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... more

Virtually nothing is left of Bent's Trading Post, better known as "Bent's New Fort," in what is now Bent County in southeastern Colorado. It replaced the larger and now far better known Bent's Old Fort, a larger stockade and trading post to the West that had been abandoned in 1849 due to epidemics of disease

Virtually nothing is left of Bent's Trading Post, better known as "Ben...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. In 1853 Bent's new trading fort emerged along the route of the Santa Fe Trail. When the U.S. Army set up here in 1860, the site became... more

Stone marker near all that is left of Bent's Trading Post, better known as "Bent's New Fort," in what is now Bent County in southeastern Colorado. It replaced the larger and now far better known Bent's Old Fort, a larger stockade and trading post to the West that had been abandoned in 1849 due to epidemics of disease

Stone marker near all that is left of Bent's Trading Post, better know...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. In 1853 Bent's new trading fort emerged along the route of the Santa Fe Trail. When the U.S. Army set up here in 1860, the site became... more

Stone marker near all that is left of Bent's Trading Post, better known as "Bent's New Fort," in what is now Bent County in southeastern Colorado. It replaced the larger and now far better known Bent's Old Fort, a larger stockade and trading post to the West that had been abandoned in 1849 due to epidemics of disease

Stone marker near all that is left of Bent's Trading Post, better know...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. In 1853 Bent's new trading fort emerged along the route of the Santa Fe Trail. When the U.S. Army set up here in 1860, the site became... more

Virtually nothing is left of Bent's Trading Post, better known as "Bent's New Fort," in what is now Bent County in southeastern Colorado. It replaced the larger and now far better known Bent's Old Fort, a larger stockade and trading post to the West that had been abandoned in 1849 due to epidemics of disease

Virtually nothing is left of Bent's Trading Post, better known as "Ben...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. In 1853 Bent's new trading fort emerged along the route of the Santa Fe Trail. When the U.S. Army set up here in 1860, the site became... more

In Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, tourists can take their places in Old West cutouts outside the quirky Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned tourist draw of the type that was a roadside attraction along the highway in the days of cross-country, two-lane road travel

In Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, tourists...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

A giant, no-doubt faux, cow skull and a spiny dinosaur (or dragon?) skeleton dot the yard outside the quirky Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned trading post of the type that was a roadside attraction along the highway in the days of cross-country, two-lane road travel

A giant, no-doubt faux, cow skull and a spiny dinosaur (or dragon?) sk...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

Interior view of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site administered by the U.S. National Park Service near Ganado, a settlement on Navajo Nation land in far-northeast Arizona

Interior view of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site ad...

Long a trading interface between Navajos and white settlers, the post was purchased by John Lorenzo Hubbell in 1878, ten years after Navajos were allowed to return to the Ganado region from their U.S.-imposed e... more

In Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, a spiny dinosaur (or dragon?) skeleton rules the yard outside the quirky Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned trading post of the type that was a roadside attraction along the highway in the days of cross-country, two-lane road trave

In Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, a spiny ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

In Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, a spiny dinosaur (or dragon?) skeleton rules the yard outside the quirky Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned trading post of the type that was a roadside attraction along the highway in the days of cross-country, two-laneroad travel

In Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, a spiny ...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

An old freight wagon in Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to southern Nevada, outside the quirky Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioneda roadside attraction along the highway in from the days of cross-country, two-lane road trave

An old freight wagon in Dolan Springs, Arizona, along the road to sout...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

A spiny dinosaur (or dragon?) skeleton highlights the quirky collection in the yard outside the Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned trading post of the type that was a roadside attraction along the highway in the days of cross-country, two-lane road travel

A spiny dinosaur (or dragon?) skeleton highlights the quirky collectio...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

A portion of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site administered by the U.S. National Park Service near Ganado, a settlement on Navajo Nation land in far-northeast Arizona

A portion of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site admini...

Long a trading interface between Navajos and white settlers, the post was purchased by John Lorenzo Hubbell in 1878, ten years after Navajos were allowed to return to the Ganado region from their U.S.-imposed e... more

Old wagon outside Garcia's Trading Post, near Chinle, a town on Navajo lands in northeastern Arizona Now a combination gift shop and restaurant, it is part of the Holiday Inn hotel in town

Old wagon outside Garcia's Trading Post, near Chinle, a town on Navajo...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

Stockade remnant at the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site administered by the U.S. National Park Service near Ganado, a settlement on Navajo Nation land in far-northeast Arizona

Stockade remnant at the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site...

Long a trading interface between Navajos and white settlers, the post was purchased by John Lorenzo Hubbell in 1878, ten years after Navajos were allowed to return to the Ganado region from their U.S.-imposed e... more

The Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned trading post of the type that was a roadside attraction along the highway in the days of cross-country, two-lane road travel, is full of curiosities inside and out

The Arizona Trading Post, an old-fashioned trading post of the type th...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

An old trading post along a road through Navajo County, Arizona

An old trading post along a road through Navajo County, Arizona

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Gift; Barbara Barrett; 2018; (DLC/PP-2018:112) Forms part of Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive. C... more

A portion of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site administered by the U.S. National Park Service near Ganado, a settlement on Navajo Nation land in far-northeast Arizona

A portion of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site admini...

Long a trading interface between Navajos and white settlers, the post was purchased by John Lorenzo Hubbell in 1878, ten years after Navajos were allowed to return to the Ganado region from their U.S.-imposed e... more

Interior view of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site administered by the U.S. National Park Service near Ganado, a settlement on Navajo Nation land in far-northeast Arizona

Interior view of the Hubbell Trading Post, a National Historic Site ad...

Long a trading interface between Navajos and white settlers, the post was purchased by John Lorenzo Hubbell in 1878, ten years after Navajos were allowed to return to the Ganado region from their U.S.-imposed e... more

Lee's Ferry, U.S. Route Alternate 89, Page, Coconino County, AZ

Lee's Ferry, U.S. Route Alternate 89, Page, Coconino County, AZ

Significance: The Spanish explorers Domingues and Escalante discovered the Lee's Ferry area in 1776. Jacob Hamblin, Mormon missionary to the Hopis, used the crossing in 1869, on his seventh expedition. During... more

Hubbell Trading Post, Root Cellar, Ganado, Apache County, AZ

Hubbell Trading Post, Root Cellar, Ganado, Apache County, AZ

Significance: The root cellar was constructed by the Navajo tribe on the former Navajo Day School tract for storage use. Noteworthy features are the retaining walls integral with the building. Unprocessed Fie... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, Northeast tip of Lake Superior, Grand Marais, Cook County, MN

Grand Portage National Monument, Buildings Complex, Off Highway 16, No...

Significance: Site of one of the most important fur posts on the North American Continent. Selected as headquarters of the North West Co. of Great Britain because of its excellent location between Lake Superio... more

Warner Ranch, Barn-Trading Post, San Felipe Road (State Highway S2), Warner Springs, San Diego County, CA

Warner Ranch, Barn-Trading Post, San Felipe Road (State Highway S2), W...

Structure is associated with the Santa Fe Trail, Camp Wright, & the Battle of San Pasqual. Significance: Warner's Ranch is a landmark of the history of the American West. It is strongly associated with importa... more

Warner Ranch, Barn-Trading Post, San Felipe Road (State Highway S2), Warner Springs, San Diego County, CA

Warner Ranch, Barn-Trading Post, San Felipe Road (State Highway S2), W...

Structure is associated with the Santa Fe Trail, Camp Wright, & the Battle of San Pasqual. Significance: Warner's Ranch is a landmark of the history of the American West. It is strongly associated with importa... more

Warner Ranch, Barn-Trading Post, San Felipe Road (State Highway S2), Warner Springs, San Diego County, CA

Warner Ranch, Barn-Trading Post, San Felipe Road (State Highway S2), W...

Structure is associated with the Santa Fe Trail, Camp Wright, & the Battle of San Pasqual. Significance: Warner's Ranch is a landmark of the history of the American West. It is strongly associated with importa... more

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