Cynthia MacAdams photograph of the Caracol at Chichen Itza, 1988

Collection ID:
MacAdams, Cynthia, 1939-
Physical Description:
1 print
silver gelatin

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Image of the Caracol (the Observatory) at Chichen Itza Mayan site. The photograph is a limited edition print, made on November 29, 1988.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Cynthia MacAdams is a fine art photographer and author of a photo book of Mayan temples, Mayan Vision Quest: Mystical Initiation in Mesoamerica, published by Harper Collins in 1991.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-38

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 89-38, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by John Staszyn, an appraiser, 1988.

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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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