From the exhibition:
Telling New Mexico: Stories from Then and Now
New Mexico History Museum
Gambling was an everyday diversion among traders, trappers, and many other New Mexicans. Plenty of fur trappers gambled away their profits. This gaming table was owned by Kit Carson.
History Collection NMHM, DCA, 11664/45 Gift of Mr. Tom Doran
Photo by Blair Clark, New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs
Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.