Skip to main content
Advanced Search

Filters: Tags: Yucatan, Mexico (X)

215 results (48ms)   

View Results as: JSON ATOM CSV
thumbnail
Album caption: Casa Colorada - the Red House - derives its name from a red ban around the antechamber in which there is a band of hieroglyphs 37 feet in length. Believed to have been built prior to 900 A.D. Yucatan, Mexico. February 10, 1924. No index card.
thumbnail
Album caption (56 and 57): El Caracol. The door at the base of the tower leads to a spiral stairway which ends at the window in the top. It is believed that observations were made through this window. C.I.W. March '23.
thumbnail
Album caption: A resident of Chankom supposed to be pure Maya but the beard and features suggest that he is a Mestizo. G.C. Shattuck. 1929.
thumbnail
Album caption: Lime heap after burning. There is no sand in the area. The lime will be mixed with sascab, a local white earth, to make mortar. Although this lime can be used shortly after it has been slacked by rain or dew some masons prefer that it stand for a year. C.I.W. 1926.
thumbnail
Album caption: Black and white map of the Central area of Ruins of Chichen-Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1925. No index card
thumbnail
Album caption: The north side of El Cenote which is also known as the Well of Sacrifices and the Sacred Well. It was the well of human sacrifice for the Maya. It is curcular in shape. 185 feet in diamter. The walls are 70 feet high and the water is 70 feet deep. March 1924.
thumbnail
Album caption: A section of the market between the post office and Gutierrez hardware. Merida. February 23, 1924.
thumbnail
Album caption: Calle 59. Looking north from the Gran Hotel in early morning. Water in the city is supplied by windmills. February 23, 1924.
thumbnail
Album caption (24 and 25): Dedication of Avenida Itza. George M. Osborne, civil engineer and fellow passenger on the ship from New York to Progreso. Marked x.
thumbnail
Album caption: A sculpture in progress found in a quarry near the principal group of ruins. C.I.W. photo 1924.
thumbnail
Album caption: Casa del Venado, 1 and Casa Colorado 2. These two structures were built prior to 900 A.D. February 10, 1924.
thumbnail
Album caption: Chacmultun in the Puuc Hills of southwestern Yucatan. Many fine examples of Mayan construction, especially the use of the corbel arch and lintels over the doorways, are seen in these photographs. These buildings were erected probably not long before or after 900 A.D. Yucatan, Mexico. 1922. (Photo taken by Carnegie Institute of Washington) Close up of buildings in J.O. Kilmartin photograph numbers 63-68, kjo00063_YUC4, kjo00064_YUC4, kjo00065_YUC4, kjo00066_YUC4, kjo00068_YUC4 No index card.
thumbnail
Album caption: Henequen drying on racks at a hacienda in the Puuc Hills of southern Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. No index card.
thumbnail
Album caption: Pay day at my house for the laborers. The average pay per day was about 65 cents. Monroe Amsden is the paymaster. Yucatan, Mexico. May 24, 1924. No index card.
thumbnail
Album caption: Standing are the wife, Paula Olalde and daughter of Isauro Olalde. An unidentified woman is seated. The huipilis worn by these women are of the same style as those worn by Maya women in ancient times. The chains are gold. Hacienda Chichen, Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. No index card.


map background search result map search result map Pay day for laborers. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Women in common traditional garments (huipilis). Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. Casa Colorada - the Red House. Chichen Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Chacmultun in the Puuc Hills of southwestern Yucatan, Mexico. 1922. Henequen drying on racks. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. View of Casa del Venado and Casa Colorado. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. A sculpture in progress found in a quarry near the principal group of ruins. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Dedication of Avenida Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. View of Calle 59 from the Gran Hotel, looking north. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. A section of the market between the post office and Gutierrez hardware. Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. One of several barbershops in the market. Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Rosalia and Luisa. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Plaza Principal at Tixkokob. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. The north side of El Cenote which is also known as the Well of Sacrifices and the Sacred Well. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. West Colonnade in the Group of the Thousand Columns. Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. Map of Ruins of Chichen-Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1925. Lime heap after burning. Yucatan, Mexico. 1926. Resident of Chankom. Yucatan, Mexico. 1929. El Caracol. Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. Restored West Annex of El Caracol. Yucatan, Mexico. 1929. Pay day for laborers. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Women in common traditional garments (huipilis). Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. Casa Colorada - the Red House. Chichen Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Chacmultun in the Puuc Hills of southwestern Yucatan, Mexico. 1922. Henequen drying on racks. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. View of Casa del Venado and Casa Colorado. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. A sculpture in progress found in a quarry near the principal group of ruins. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Dedication of Avenida Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. View of Calle 59 from the Gran Hotel, looking north. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. A section of the market between the post office and Gutierrez hardware. Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. One of several barbershops in the market. Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Rosalia and Luisa. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. Plaza Principal at Tixkokob. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. The north side of El Cenote which is also known as the Well of Sacrifices and the Sacred Well. Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. West Colonnade in the Group of the Thousand Columns. Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. Map of Ruins of Chichen-Itza. Yucatan, Mexico. 1925. Lime heap after burning. Yucatan, Mexico. 1926. Resident of Chankom. Yucatan, Mexico. 1929. El Caracol. Yucatan, Mexico. 1923. Restored West Annex of El Caracol. Yucatan, Mexico. 1929.