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HARMON PERCY MARBLE
Shooting a Movie, Navaho Indian Reservation
Set of 4 images

c1924 - 1926

Vintage gelatin silver prints

8 x 10 in.

Condition: 2 photos have staining in upper half of image

“Many western movies were filmed on the Navaho Reservation, particularly in the Monument Valley in Utah, from the 1920’s through the 1950’s. Local trader Harry Golding promoted the area’s potential to Hollywood producer John Ford, in the late 1930’s.”

- Russell Hartman, California Academy of Sciences

$150