TITLE

ROCK ART OF THE DESPOBLADO

AUTHOR(S)
Turpin, Solveig
PUB. DATE
September 1988
SOURCE
Archaeology;Sep/Oct88, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on pictographs found along the river canyons of southwest Texas that reflect the relations between native Indians and the early Spanish and Anglo-American settlers. Motifs in the artwork; Late sixteenth-century contacts between the Spanish and indigenous people; Depiction of Spanish churches; Impact of the advent of the Plains Indians in the seventeenth century on the pictographic record.
ACCESSION #
10811087

 

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