|Scope & Content||
Classic photograph by William Henry Jackson, published as a photo postcard.
Caption on front reads: "No. 1. Mountain of the Holy Cross"
Caption on back reads: "Mountain of the Holy Cross in the Great National Range of Colorado. Elevation 14,003 ft., Sawatch Range, Eagle County, Colorado. Beyond geology, the importance of Mt. Holy Cross lies in the mystery and beauty of legend. It was the most sought after photo of the late 1800's and is still popular today. Photograph by William Henry Jackson (Hayden Survey, U.S.G.S.), August 24, 1873. Published by AZUSA, PO Box 6380, Denver Colorado 80206, 1987; Courtesty Denver Public Library, Western History Department"
|Dates of Creation||1987, AZUSA Post Card, PO Box 6380, Denver, CO 80206|
|Dates of Accumulation||September 2008 (collection loaned for scanning)|
|Title||Mt. of the Holy Cross|
|Collection||Beck Family Postcards, ECHS|
Jackson, William Henry
Hayden Survey, U.S.G.S.
Mount of the Holy Cross, Colorado
Sawatch Range, Colorado
|Lexicon category||6: T&E For Communication|
|Lexicon sub-category||Written Communication T&E|