Photo of San Xavier Mission by Putnam & Valentine
Putnam & Valentine photo of San Xavier Mission, in Tucson, Arizona. Silver bromide photo, made around 1920, printed from an original negative. This was a famous image used on many postcards at the time.
John Putnam and Carlton Valentine documented the growth of California and the western states from the 1890s into the early 20th century, and their photographs were on many tourist postcards and collectibles.
This photo is not framed, just matted. Image size is 4" by 9 1/2", mat size is 14" by 16".