Fragments of an Earlier World


Obverse:

15708. Indian Profile Rock on Fall River Road, Rocky Mountain National Park

Reverse:

INDIAN PROFILE ROCK
LUCK SHRINE -- Legends of the Utes tell of good fortune showered upon tribesmen who worshipped at this nature-carved likeness of their famous war chief, Arrowhead. Many modern tourists crossing Fall River Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park, pause to experiment with the efficacy of legendary Indian magic.

Publisher:

Curt Teich / American Art Post Card Co.

MNM#01-01137

Located along Fall River Road, an early auto tourist route built in the 1920s. Does this profile still exist along the old road?

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