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How to Use the Images


Inquiry Question

Historical Context



Photo 1
Photo 2 &
Drawing 1

Photo 3 & Drawing 2


Table of

Visual Evidence

Drawing 3: An artist's conception of Gran Quivira.
Drawing 3 with link to higher quality drawing.
(Illustration by Lawrence Ormsby, copyright 1993 by Southwest Parks and Monuments Association.)

Questions for Drawing 3

1. Identify and label as many features as you can on the drawing.

2. Does this drawing help you to understand life at Gran Quivira in the 17th century? If so, how?

3. Why must we refer to this drawing as an artist's "conception" of Gran Quivira in the 17th century? Why can't we be positive of its accuracy?

* The drawing on this screen have a resolution of 72 dots per inch (dpi), and therefore will print poorly. You can obtain a high quality version of Drawing 3, but be aware that the file will take as much as 35 seconds to load with a 28.8K modem.



Comments or Questions

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