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William Henry Jackson
W. H. J. and Bill Maddern crossing Mojave Desert
1867, 14 February
Ink, wash and tempera on card
19 x 35
Brigham Young University - Harold B. Lee Library Digital Collections
Watercolor of Jackson and friend waving jackets at long horn cattle by roadside. Includes holographic inscription by Jackson. Illustration in Picture Maker of the Old West, p. 35. An early sketch (prior to Jackson's work with United States Geological Survey).
(Alan griffiths, 22 December 2019) The friend was his assistant Bill Maddern.