Chuck Wagon Camp, New Mexico

A chuck wagon in camp in southeast New Mexico around A.D. 1900.  Photograph from the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center.  It’s a great image of a working camp.  Plains-Dwellers and Desert Rats take their shade seriously.


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About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee musician ... mostly
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3 Responses to Chuck Wagon Camp, New Mexico

  1. I used to live in N.M…pretty neat!

  2. Mitch says:

    Aw, nuts. Saw the headline in my feed reader and my immediate response was, “Wow! When!? Where!? How much!?…. oh.”

    Regardless, great pic. Thanks for posting it.

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