John Collier Jr.'s Photographs of Navajos Breaking New Ground / Herbert John Benally -- Portfolio: 1948 Collier Photographs of Navajos -- John Collier Jr. Comes to Navajo Country / C. Stewart Doty -- Portfolio: The Fruitland Project 1952-1953: Wage Work, Town Life -- Navajo Farmers in Fruitland, New Mexico, 1952-1953 / Dale Sperry Mudge -- Portfolio: The Fruitland Project 1952-1953: Four Farming Families
"In the late 1940s and early 1950s the great anthropological photographer John Collier Jr. made nearly one thousand photographs documenting Navajo life in Fruitland, New Mexico, near the Four Corners. Lost until recently in archives far from the Southwest, most of these photos have never before been published. The authors of this book have assembled a selection of Collier's Navajo photographs showing the changes in post-World War II reservation life."--Jacket.