timothy o'sullivan, new mexico
AP Photo/National Archives, Timothy H.
O'Sullivan via William Stone

The San Miguel Church in Santa Fe, N.M.,
is shown in this circa 1873 photo. The
picture is one of many featured in
William Stone's book "New Mexico:
Then & Now."

Early Photos of the American West Merge Geography and Art

April 29, 2010 01:25 PM
by Sarah Amandolare
A Smithsonian exhibit of work by photographer Timothy O’Sullivan reveals the harsh terrain of the unsettled American west, making for intriguing classroom discussions.
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