Wigwam Motel, Route 66, Holbrook, Arizona

Wigwam Motel, Route 66, Holbrook, Arizona. The brain child of Frank Redford. There were originally seven Wigwam Motels. The wigwams have a steel frame covered with wood, felt and canvas under a cement stucco exterior.

The brain child of Frank Redford. There were originally seven Wigwam Motels. The wigwams have a steel frame covered with wood, felt and canvas under a cement stucco exterior.

Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Wigwam Motel, Route 66, Holbrook, Arizona. October 7, 2006. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2010630005/. (Accessed August 21, 2016.)

Medium: 1 photograph : digital, tiff file, color.

Call Number: LC-DIG-highsm- 04005 (ONLINE) [P&P]

Notes:

  • Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer.
  • Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith’s America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
  • Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010:031).
  • Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith’s America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.

Highsmith, a distinguished and richly published American photographer, has donated her work to the Library of Congress since 1992. Starting in 2002, Highsmith provided scans or photographs she shot digitally with new donations to allow rapid online access throughout the world. Her generosity in dedicating the rights to the American people for copyright free access also makes this Archive a very special visual resource.


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