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Arizona Visions by Gary Fillmore

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Arizona Visions-Featuring The Picerne Collection of Arizona Landmark Art at the Phippen Museum in Prescott, Arizona
Which Arizona landmark has changed the most in the last 100 Years? Some of the paintings shown below looks as though they could have been painted yesterday. In others...well, it appears as though there has been a few changes.

Marjorie Thomas Camelback Mountain Phoenix AZ 1926

Camelback Mountain by Marjorie Thomas Circa 1926

Near present day Sky Harbor Airport (below)

Camelback Mountain from airport
Maynard Dixon Tempe Butte 1905

Tempe (Hayden) Butte by Maynard Dixon 1905- View point somewhere near present day Curry and Miller (below)

present day tempe butte
Superstition Mountains by Lillian Wilhelm Smith
Superstition Mountains by Lillian Wilhelm Smith Circa 1922-View point somewhere near present day Meridian and Southern (below)Superstition Mounatins from Meridian and Southern Photo by Gary Fillmore
Joseph Imhof Superstition Mountains

Superstition Mountains by Joseph Imhof. Circa 1930-View point somewhere near present day Jacob Walz and Mountain View(below)

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Superstitions from intersection of Jacob Walz and Mountain View
John Hilton-Camelback Mountain c1958
Camelback Mountain-North Side, from 101 Freeway looking toward Paradise Valley by John Hilton. Circa 1958.
Photo courtesy of IPB Living
Sam Hyde Harris Cathedral Rock
Cathedral Rock-Sedona by Sam Hyde Harris Circa 1935
Oak Creek Canyon by Ernest Blumenschein
Midgely Bridge-Sedona by Ernest Bluemenschein Circa 1933
Four Peaks from east side of Camelback Mountain
Four Peaks with Red Mountain in foreground. Jessie Benton Evans Circa 1925- View point somewhere near present day 101 and Shea Blvd. (below)
present day four peaks
Oak Creek Canyon by James Swinnerton
Oak Creek Canyon, near dowtown Sedona by James Swinnerton Circa 1935
Dreamy Draw Phoenix Mountains
Dreamy Draw area in the Phoenix Mountains by Erna Lange Circa 1950
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