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    • [J?]ump Canon, Kaibab Plateau, Ariz.

    • Panoramic view of layered rock formations, towers, talus slopes and a valley at Kaibab Plateau, Coconino County, Arizona. Shows possibly Jumpup Canyon and layered, eroded cliff walls.
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    • [between 1871 and 1878]
    • [N]avajo Church, near Fort Wingate

    • View of Navajo Church, sedimentary rock pillars on the Navajo Indian Reservation. Rock walls have striated layers. Trees and boulders are nearby.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [1882?]
    • [The] three Tetons

    • Panoramic view of the Teton Range in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. Shows steep rocky slopes and cliffs, and snow on Mount Owen, Grand Teton, Middle Teton and South Teton.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1872]
    • [Z]ion's Peak [sic], Rio Virgen, UT

    • View of the summit of The Watchman, a sandstone rock formation, and trees beside the Virgen River in Zion National Park, Utah.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1878]
    • "Badlands" on Wind River, Wyo.

    • Panoramic view of sedimentary rock formations identified as "Badlands", probably in Fremont County, Wyoming. Shows layered strata on steep rock hillsides. Sagebrush and grass are on sandy, barren ground.
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    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • "Lost" Lakes, near Meigs Peak, Col.

    • Aerial view of summits and high mountain lakes, identified as "Lost Lakes" near "Meigs Peak", probably near Stunner Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows dense forest, boulders and snow above timberline in the San Juan Mountains.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1874
    • "Roches Moutonnies" near the Mountain of the Holy Cross

    • View of rock formations, boulders. and dead, fallen trees in an unidentified valley in Eagle County, Colorado. The Mount of the Holy Cross and the Sawatch Range are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1873?]
    • "The Tetons" from near the head of Buffalo Fork

    • Men sit, stand or lie on a hillside near a valley of dense trees probably in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. The Teton Range and snowy Grand Teton are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1878?]
    • "Wolpi", one of Moqui towns

    • View of Native American (Hopi) stone and adobe, multi-story dwellings at Walpi Pueblo, First Mesa, Arizona. Sheep pens beside a steep slope have low stone walls. Ladders lean against buildings on the mesa.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1876?]
    • A camp of the U. S. G. S. on W. Monument Creek

    • Men stand and are on horseback near the tents of a United States Geological Survey camp near West Monument Creek (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1879 and 1881]
    • Alpine lake, Cerro Blanco Mountains, Col.

    • Panoramic view of a high mountain lake, sparse trees, the Sierra Blanca ridge (Cerro Blanco), and Blanca Peak in probably Costilla County or Alamosa County, Colorado. Shows a rocky ridge and possibly Lake Como.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1874
    • Alta City, Little Cottonwood, Utah

    • View of frame buildings, houses and log cabins in Alta in Little Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake County), Utah. A partly legible sign on a commercial building roof reads: "Alta Brewery." Mine buildings, ore piles and a tipple, probably the Emma Silver...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1873?]
    • Ancient ruins in the Canon de Chelle [sic]

    • View of the White House, Ancestral Puebloan Native American (Anasazi) ruins at Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Men stand and pose on cliff dwellings in a cliff wall niche and on ruins on the canyon floor. Climbing ropes connect the...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca range [sic], Arizona

    • A man wears a hat, holds a rifle and stands near what is identified as Apache Lake in the White Mountains in Navajo County or Apache County (later Fort Apache Indian Reservation), Arizona. Shows steep basalt bluffs and trees on a hillside.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Arizona Mine, Nevada

    • Men wear hats and sit, stand, and pose in front of a canvas covered tent near the Arizona Mine shaft at Belmont (Nye County), Nevada. A man sits in a wheelbarrow beside a log pile. Ore piles and rocks, a horse, wagon and a mine building with a...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1871]
    • Austin, Nevada

    • View of frame and brick houses, buildings, and mines on hillsides in Austin (Lander County), Nevada. A small creek bed is near a corral and a wagon is beside a building that reads "stables". Metal pipes and mining supplies are on the ground, and...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1867?]
    • Balanced incline

    • View of a wooden balanced incline used for gold mining at the Illinois Mine in the Pahranagat Mining District, (Lincoln County) Nevada. An ore car is on parallel tracks connected to a pulley wheel at the top of tracks. Rocks, trees and ore piles...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1871]
    • Black Canon, Colorado River, from camp 8 looking above

    • A man sits in a wooden boat with a mast on the edge of the Colorado River in the Black Canyon, Mojave County, Arizona. Shows rocks on a shore beside the river, and steep cliff walls of the Black Canyon near what is identified as "camp 8".
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1871
    • Black Canon, Colorado River, looking above, from camp 7

    • A man sits on a boulder beside the Colorado River in the Black Canyon in Mohave County, Arizona. A wooden boat with a mast is beside camping provisions, wooden boxes, oars, a canvas bag, bedrolls, ropes, and a hat. Sand and rocks are next to the...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1871
    • Bluff opposite big horn camp, Black Canon, Colorado River

    • View of a steep rock cliff and the Colorado River in Black Canyon, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. A wooden boat with a mast is on a sandbar and men stand beside gear and supplies at what is identified as "big horn camp".
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1871
    • Bullion Canon, Utah

    • View of a waterfall and steep rock walls in Bullion Canyon on probably Pine Creek, in the Tushar Mountains near Marysvale (Paiute County), Utah. Trees and fallen timber are in the canyon.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1873?]
    • Camp Halleck, Nevada

    • Close-up view of a U.S. Army fort at Camp Halleck (Elko County), Nevada. Shows a horse-drawn wagon beside a building constructed with vertical logs and a pitched roof. Wooden barrels are on platforms on a roof apex.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1871]
    • Camp in Cascade Mountains, California

    • Men sit on rocks beside a tent and horses at a camp on a snow-covered mountain probably in the Cascade Mountains (Siskiyou County), California. Steam from possibly a geothermic vent is on the mountain.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Camp Whipple, Arizona

    • Men wear suits and sit or stand near timber buildings with gabled roofs at Fort Whipple, Yavapai County, Arizona. A building has a central staircase and a cupola. A ladder is against a building with wooden shingles. Sparse trees are on hills in the...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1871]
    • Canon de Chelle [sic]

    • Panoramic view of tents and a camp identified as "Camp Beauty", rock towers and canyon walls in Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Tents and possibly a lean-two shelter are on the canyon floor near trees and talus.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Canon de Chelley [sic]

    • Men stand and pose on Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwelling ruins at Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Shows stone structures with openings in a crevice between canyon walls. Piles of stones are on the ground beside ruins and grass.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1879 and 1881?]
    • Canon de Chelly

    • Panoramic view of eroded sandstone pillars and steep canyon walls in Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Trees, rocks, sand and a creek bed, probably Chinle Wash, are in the valley.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1879 and 1882?]
    • Canon de Chelly Monument, Ariz.

    • View of an eroded sandstone tower and rocky cliffs in Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Boulders, sparse trees and a sandy creek bed, probably Chinle Wash, are in the valley.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1879 and 1882?]
    • Canon del Muerte [sic], Ariz.

    • Panoramic view of a sandstone rock pillar and cliff walls of Canyon del Muerto in Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. A man stands on a boulder at the base of a pillar beside a stream bed, possibly Chinle Wash.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1879 and 1882?]
    • Canon del Muerte [sic], from Mummy Cave, Ariz.

    • Panoramic view at Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Shows the rock arch at Mummy Cave ruins, steep, rock walls in Canyon del Muerto, and trees, shrubs and sand beside probably Chinle Wash.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [1881]
    • Canon of the Colorado River

    • Panoramic view of mesa tops and canyon walls near the confluence of the San Juan River and the Colorado River in Kane County and San Juan County, Utah (later Glen Canyon National Recreation Area). Shows probably Navajo Mountain in San Juan County.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Canyon of the Yellowstone

    • Panoramic view of the Yellowstone River in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows rocks, trees and talus slopes in a canyon.
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    • [between 1871 and 1878?]
    • 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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1871 and 1872?]
    • Captains of the canon, Canon de Chelley [sic], Ariz.

    • View of rock pillar formations, mesas and a stream bed in Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Spider Rock has steep sandstone walls. Sparse trees are on mesas.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1879 and 1881]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • View of boulders, snowfields, and talus in probably the Cascade Mountains (Siskiyou County), California.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • Panoramic view of foothills and probably a river valley near the Cascade Mountains in Siskiyou County, California. Shows trees beside a river and probably an irrigation ditch and a fence on a hillside.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • View of trees and rocky foothills probably in the Cascade Mountains (Siskiyou County), California. Shows snow on ridges and mountain summits and possibly a volcanic plug.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • View of talus, a high mountain meadow and trees in probably the Cascade Mountains in Siskiyou County, California. Patches of snow are on hills.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • View of snow covered mountain summits, probably in the Cascade Mountains in Siskiyou County, California.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • View of probably a glacier in the Cascade Mountains (Siskiyou County), California. Shows a cracked and sunken snowfield. Piled snow is at the base of a talus slope.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Cascade Mountains, California

    • Panoramic view of tree covered mountains and valleys probably in the Cascade Mountains in Siskiyou County, California.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • 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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1871 and 1874?]
    • Castle Peak, Elk Mts.

    • Panoramic view of Castle Peak, the Elk Mountains, and the Maroon Bells, Pitkin County, Colorado. Shows snow and rocky slopes on mountains.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1873]
    • Central part of Salt Lake

    • Panoramic view of frame houses, fenced yards, tree-lined streets and brick commercial buildings and churches in Salt Lake City (Salt Lake County), Utah. Shows the dome of Council Hall, the Lion House, the Beehive House and City Hall.
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    • [between 1871 and 1883?]
    • Cereus Giganteus, Arizona

    • View of Saguaro cacti, Cereus Giganteus, in probably the upper Sonoran desert in southern Arizona. Tall and straight ribbed cactus plants have spines and multiple arms. Bushes and grass are on a hillside.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1871
    • Cipauiluvi

    • View of Sipaulovi (Cipaulovi), a Native American (Hopi) pueblo in Arizona. Adobe and stone, multi-story dwellings and ladders are atop a rocky butte. Loose rocks are in a ravine and narrow foot paths are near the pueblo.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1879 and 1881?]

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