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    • Water pocket in a glen

    • View of still water in a pond, grass, and trees near an eroded cliff, possibly Music Temple Bar, in Glen Canyon, San Juan County, Utah (later Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Lake Powell.)
    • Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.); San Juan County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Canyons--San Juan County--Utah--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--San Juan County--Utah--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--San Juan County--Utah--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological...
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    • Snake River Bridge

    • A view of the Snake River near Taylors Bridge in Idaho. Shows a man on a rock at the edge of the river.
    • Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Idaho--1870-1880.; Rivers--Idaho--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1871?]
    • Hidden Cascades on Rock Creek, Elk Mountain

    • A view of a waterfall on a stream identified as Rock Creek, on Elk Mountain in Wyoming. The cascade is surrounded by a forest and boulders.
    • Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Streams--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Waterfalls--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • 1871?
    • Among the rocks of Pleasant Park, South of Denver

    • View of Perry Park (Pleasant Park) in Douglas County, Colorado. Shows rock formations in a barren landscape with areas of brush nearby.
    • Perry Park (Colo. : Flat)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Douglas County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Douglas County--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1871?]
    • Northern central Colorado

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    • Geology--Colorado--Maps.; Colorado--Historical geography--1881.; Colorado--Surveys--Maps.
    • 1881]
    • Fortified Rock on the McElmo

    • A view of Native American ((Ancestral Puebloan) ruins in McElmo Canyon in Hovenweep National Monument in Colorado. Shows a desert landscape with shrubbery near an ancient ruin integrated into a natural rock formation. People are seen at the summit...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1870-1880.; Hovenweep National Monument...
    • 1874
    • Sinching [sic] on the pack

    • Two men adjust the load on the back of a donkey in Colorado; shows a campsite with a tent, supplies, pots and pans.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--1870-1880.; Pack animals--Colorado--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1871?]
    • Cunningham Gulch, from the Highland Mary Mine

    • A view of Cunningham Gulch from the Highland Mary Mine in San Juan County, Colorado shows Cunningham Creek and an encampment with tents. A miner stands near a tent and holds a tool or implement on his shoulder.
    • Cunningham Creek (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cunningham Gulch (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan...
    • 1871?
    • Cascades at the head of Cunningham Gulch

    • A view of the cascades at the head of Cunningham Gulch shows a heavily forested area in San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Cunningham Gulch (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Waterfalls--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the...
    • [between 1871 and 1878?]
    • Cunningham Gulch, Tail to the North Star Mine

    • A view of the trail to the North Star Mine in Cunningham Gulch in the San Juan Mountains in San Juan County, Colorado. A man with a horse crouches on a ledge on a steep cliff and aims a rifle.
    • Cunningham Gulch (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Hunting--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.;...
    • [1871?]
    • View from the summit of King Solomon Mt.

    • A view of a group of men and a horse at the summit of King Solomon Mountain in San Juan County, Colorado. Shows a mountainous snow-covered landscape with the peaks of the San Juan Mountain range in the distance.
    • King Solomon Mountain (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Horses--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.;...
    • [1871?]
    • Head of Borens Gulch, Sierra La Plata

    • A view of Borens Gulch in la Plata County, Colorado shows snowfields and fallen trees.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; La Plata Mountains (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Arroyos--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Mountains--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1875]
    • Punch and Judy, isolated sandstone monuments of the San Juan

    • A view of rock formations identified as Punch and Judy near the San Juan River in probably Utah. Shows two pillar formations of resistant sedimentary rock on top of a sedimentary cliff in a desert landscape.
    • Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Utah--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1871?]
    • Cave Ruins in the bluffs overhanging the San Juan River

    • View of Native American ((Ancestral Puebloan) ruins under a cliff overhang near the San Juan River in the Four Corners region. A man is seen near the ruins on a ledge with the river below the cliffs. Probably a camera bellows and lens is on a ledge...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Four Corners Region--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Four Corners Region--1870-1880.; Four Corners Region--1870-1880.; San Juan River...
    • [1871?]
    • Ruins in Montezuma Canon encircled by large stones set upright in the earth

    • A view of Montezuma (Mancos) Canyon in Montezuma County, Colorado shows a line of stone posts in an upright position at the perimeter of Native American ((Ancestral Puebloan) ruins.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1870-1880.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Archaeological...
    • between 1870 and 1878]
    • View in She-paul-a-wee, Moquis houses

    • A view of a pueblo building in Sipaulovi on Second Mesa, part of the the Hopi (Moqui, Moki) Indian Reservation in Arizona. Shows adobe and stone buildings with ladders against the walls.
    • Hopi Indians--Structures--Arizona--Sipaulovi--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Structures--Arizona--Sipaulovi--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--Arizona--Sipaulovi--1870-1880.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Sipaulovi...
    • [between 1871 and 1878]
    • Bakers Park, milk cart

    • A view of a man and a burro with a wooden keg on its back in Bakers Park (Silverton, San Juan County), Colorado. The man dispenses milk from the keg into a small pitcher.
    • Bakers Park (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Donkeys--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Milkmen--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Pack animals--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Geological and...
    • [1871?]
    • Mineral Hill, Nevada

    • View of frame houses, mine and commercial buildings in Mineral Hill (Eureka County), Nevada. Commercial buildings on a dirt road have false fronts, gabled roofs and wooden shingles. A sign reads "bakery." Roads, ore piles, mine buildings and sparse...
    • Mineral Hill (Nev.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Nevada--Mineral Hill--1860-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Nevada--Mineral Hill--1860-1880.; Houses--Nevada--Mineral Hill--1860-1880.; Mining--Nevada--Mineral Hill--1860-1880.; United States...
    • [between 1867 and 1871?]
    • Massive sandstone, Taylor's Creek, Utah

    • View of a sandstone rock formation near Taylors Creek in Zion National Park, Utah. Shows steep cliffs, eroded rock towers and canyons.
    • Zion National Park (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Zion National Park--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Utah--Zion National Park--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Wheat stack looking up the river (wall 2000 ft.)

    • View of calm water in the Colorado River in the Canyon of Lodore (Moffat County), Colorado. Shows a dead tree and steep, layered canyon walls.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; Lodore, Canyon of (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Moffat County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Moffat County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Moffat County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Moffat...
    • [1871]
    • Ancient ruins in Canon of the Mancos, Colorado

    • View of a North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) cliff dwelling at Two Story House, an archaeological site built under a rock overhang in Ute Mountain Tribal Park on the Ute Mountain Indian Reservation in southwestern Colorado. Two men pose...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Ute Mountain Indian Reservation--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Ute Mountain Indian Reservation--1870-1880.; Two Story House (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Ute...
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    • Plateau of the Grand Canon

    • Trees, brush and flat rocks are in on a plain near the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Shows mountains and a mesa slope in the distance.
    • Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Plains--Arizona--1870-1880.; Trees--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Grand Canon; Sheavwitz crossing

    • Eroded canyon walls and talus are in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona, at Shivwits Plateau. Shows steep rock cliffs at the edge of the canyon.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Shivwits Plateau (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand...
    • 1872
    • Kanab Wash, Colorado Basin

    • View of Kanab Creek in Kanab Canyon near the confluence with the Colorado River in Coconino County, Arizona. Shows steep rock canyon walls, and loose rock in the narrow valley.
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Creek (Utah and Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Streams--Arizona--Coconino...
    • 1872
    • Kanab Wash, Colorado Basin

    • View of Kanab Creek in Kanab Canyon probably near the confluence with the Colorado River in Coconino County, Arizona. Shows brush on eroded slopes near the rim of the canyon, and a curve in the course of the creek.
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Creek (Utah and Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Streams--Arizona--Coconino...
    • 1872
    • Grand Canon; Sheavwitz crossing

    • Sunlight reflects off the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona, at Shivwits Plateau. Shows steep rock cliffs at the edge of the canyon.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Shivwits Plateau (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand...
    • 1872
    • Grand Canon; Sheavwitz Crossing

    • A man, probably a member of the geological survey, wears a hat and stands on a rocky ridge at the edge of the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona, at Shivwits Plateau. Shows layered canyon walls in the distance.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Shivwits Plateau (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand...
    • 1872
    • Mouth of Kanab Wash

    • View of steep rock walls, a narrow valley and Kanab Creek in Kanab Canyon (Coconino County), Arizona. Rocks and a structure, possibly a tent, are beside the creek bed.
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Creek (Utah and Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Streams--Arizona--Coconino...
    • 1872
    • Falls at camp no. 41

    • View of the Green River and eroded rock walls in Desolation Canyon near Steer Ridge Canyon, Carbon County, Utah. Shows layered rock formations, scattered rocks in the river, and bushes and sand at the river's edge.
    • Carbon County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Desolation Canyon (Utah)--1870-1880.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Utah--Carbon County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Carbon County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Utah--Carbon County--1870-1880.;...
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    • Title page of the Wheeler album

    • Title page from the Wheeler album reads: "Photographs showing landscapes, geological and other features, of portions of the western territory of the United States. Obtained in connection with Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys...
    • Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1876
    • Cap of Liberty, Mammoth Hot Springs

    • View of Liberty Cap, a calcium carbonate cone near Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows trees and mountains.
    • Calcium carbonate--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Liberty Cap (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Mammoth Hot Springs (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1871 and 1872?]
    • Cascades from Mt. Blackmore M.T.

    • View of waterfalls on Mount Blackmore, Gallatin County, Montana. Shows a narrow creek (possibly Blackmore Creek) on a steep slope beside boulders and trees.
    • Blackmore, Mount (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Gallatin County (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Montana--Gallatin County--1870-1880.; Streams--Montana--Gallatin County--1870-1880.; Waterfalls--Montana--Gallatin County--1870-1880.; Geological and...
    • [between 1871 and 1874?]
    • Emma Mine, Little Cottonwood Canon, Utah

    • View of frame buildings and ore piles of the Emma Silver Mines Company at Alta, Little Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake County), Utah. Men pose on a porch near an American flag and flag pole and probably a headframe. Wagon roads are in the hillside...
    • Emma Silver Mines Company--1870-1880.; Alta (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; Log cabins--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; Mine buildings--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; Mining--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; United States Geological...
    • [1873?]
    • Triangulation station

    • Members of the survey crew in hats, sit or stand at the sandy edge of the Colorado River near Pearce Ferry in Mohave County, Arizona. One man stands beside a tripod and transit. Shows probably a photographer's blind on a wooden boat, and survey...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Pearce Ferry (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Mohave...
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    • Camp at the crossing of the Colorado

    • Members of the survey crew pose at a camp site beside the Colorado River in probably Mohave County (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Men have full beards and wear wide brimmed hats, and sit beside a canvas tent. Shows a rifle, probably...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Arizona--Mohave...
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    • View of Grand Canon walls near mouth of Diamond River

    • Members of the survey crew stand on rocks above the Colorado River and one man sits in a row boat in the river in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), probably near the mouth of Diamond Creek in Mohave County, Arizona.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Boulders--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Mohave...
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    • Maiman, a Mohave Indian

    • Maiman, a Native American (Mohave Apache) man, an interpreter and guide, sits on a wooden trunk and holds a bow and arrows in Arizona. Maiman wears probably a woven jacket. Shows a rifle, a rifle case and other supplies on the sand, and brush on a...
    • Bow & arrow--Arizona--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Mohave Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Guides & scouts--Arizona--1870-1880.; Men--Arizona--1870-1880.; Maiman, Mohave...
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    • Grotto Spring, Grand Canon, Colorado River

    • Men are beside an arch at what is identified as "Grotto Spring", a mineral formation formed by a spring near the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows sand in the river valley, layered canyon walls...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rivers--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Arizona--1870-1880.; Springs--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of...
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    • View across the Grand Canon, from Grotto Spring

    • Men sit and pose beside rocks at the edge of the Colorado River at what is identified as "Grotto Spring", in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows a wooden row boat and sand beside the river, and steep canyon walls in...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rivers--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of...
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    • Baptismal Font, about 6 miles above mouth of the Grand Canon

    • Two men sit beside a still water pool identified as "Baptismal Font" beside the Colorado River in probably Mohave County (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows an eroded, layered canyon wall and rocks and sand beside the river.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Pools--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Arizona--Mohave...
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    • View in the Grand Canon of the Colorado

    • A wooden boat is beside the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Sand and rocks are beside the river and layered rock walls are in the distance.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rivers--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
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    • Grand Canon, junction of Diamond and Colorado Rivers

    • A man stands beside rounded rocks and a pool of still water in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park) near Diamond Creek in Lower Granite Canyon, Mohave County, Arizona. Shows sand beside the Colorado River and canyon walls in the...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Diamond Creek (Mohave County and Coconino County, Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions &...
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