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Monument Valley

Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Scope Note: Coordinates: Lat: 36 56 00 N degrees minutes Lat: 36.9333 decimal degrees Long: 109 55 00 W degrees minutes Long: -109.9167 decimal degrees

Note: Area in NE Arizona & SE Utah; comprises a sandy plain from which rise red-sandstone buttes, mesas & arches; name refers to the resemblance of these natural formations to crafted monuments.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Georgia O'Keeffe in Monument Valley, Utah, 1937

 Item — Box 6
Identifier: 2006.6.753

In the fall of 1937, Georgia O'Keeffe traveled the Southwest with Ansel Adams, David McAlpin, and friends. In the background is the East Mitten of Monument Valley, Utah.

Dates: 1937