Catholic Missionaries and Explorers

Domínguez-Escalante Expedition (1776); Discovery and exploration–Art.

Photograph of an illustration in an unidentified publication, artist’s rendition of a party of Spanish explorers in the American Southwest (probably the Dominguez-Escalante expedition of 1776).

Domínguez-Escalante Expedition (1776); Discovery and exploration–Art.

The art piece shows a Native American man guiding a White, Catholic priest of some sort through a mountain region.