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    • Colorado River, above the Paria

    • A man, a member of the geological survey in a hat with a curled brim and a vest, sits on a rock near the Colorado River probably near the confluence with the Paria River in Coconino County, Arizona. Shows layers of sediment on canyon walls and...
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • Weathered sandstone, Kanab Wash

    • View of eroded rock pillars in a valley along Kanab Creek in Arizona or Utah. A man in a hat, probably a member of the geological survey team, reclines near brush in the valley.
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • Mud puffs on Yellowstone Lake

    • View of bubbling mud springs near the shores of Yellowstone Lake, close to the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) encampment, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows a denuded area with cracked mud, surrounded by...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Grand Canon of the Colorado

    • A man with a hat and tall boots, a member of the Corps of Engineers, sits and poses on a rock at probably Toroweap Point on the edge of a chasm at the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), in Arizona. Shows rounded sandstone rocks and...
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • Geological sections, sheet XVII

    • Sections to accompany Sheets XI, XIV, and XV.
    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • 1881]
    • Geological sections, sheet XVIII

    • Sections to accompany Sheets XII, XIII, and XVI.
    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • 1881]
    • The Annie, first boat ever launched on Yellowstone Lake

    • Members of the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories of 1871), sit in a boat, with a tent-fly as a sail and oars, near the shore of Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. A canvas drape on the side of the boat...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1871
    • Camp at Ogden Utah, Wasatch Mountains

    • View of a tent camp and members of the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) at the base of the Wasatch Mountains near Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Men stand near tents and covered wagons; survey tripods and equipment is by...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Emigrant Peak

    • View of the Hayden Survey encampment (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) on a grassy plain at the base of Emigrant Peak, an ancient caldera near the east bank of the Yellowstone River in Park County, Montana. Shows canvas tents and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Cross-bedded sandstone, Kanab, Utah

    • View of cross-bedded sandstone rock formations near Kanab (Kane County), Utah. Shrubs and grass are in a ravine. Shows a rock overhang or a cave.
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • Weathered limestone, Grass Valley, Utah

    • Close-up view of a limestone rock formation in what is identified as "Grass Valley" in probably the Wasatch Range, Utah.
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • First boat on Yellowstone Lake

    • Two members of the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) sit in a boat with oars and a sail near a rocky shore on Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. A canvas drape on the side of the boat reads:...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Camp on Yellowstone Lake

    • A group of fifteen men from the 1871 Hayden Survey (U.S. geological Survey of the Territories) stand by Yellowstone Lake, near the mouth of Bridge Creek, opposite Stevenson's Island, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows canvas tents, gear and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Range west of Grass Valley

    • View of boulders, rock formations and rock pillars possibly in the Wasatch Range, near what is identified as "Grass Valley" in Utah.
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • Elk "Cervus Canadenis"

    • View of a two year old elk with horns covered in "velvet" lying near a fallen tree, shot by members of the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871), possibly in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Emigrant Peak

    • View of Emigrant Peak and a ranch on the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Frederick and Phillip Bottler owned this ranch where the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) left wagons and extra baggage...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Camp on the Divide, between Yellowstone Lake and the East Fork

    • View of the Hayden Survey (U.S Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) encampment on Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Nineteen people stand ready for work near a camp fire. Shows a canvas tent, the wood wheeled odometer...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Panoramic views, sheet XIX

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    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.); Hayden, F.V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
    • [1881.]
    • Panoramic views, sheet XX

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    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.); Hayden, F.V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
    • [1881.]
    • 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...
    • Julius, Bien, 1826-1909.
    • 1876
    • Northern central Colorado

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    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.); Hayden, F.V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
    • 1881]
    • Central Colorado

    •  
    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.); Hayden, F.V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
    • [1881]
    • Western Colorado and part of Utah

    •  
    • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.); Hayden, F.V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
    • 1877
    • Near Jacob's Pool

    • A man in a hat, probably from the geological survey, stands and faces the Vermilion Cliffs, sandstone formations in Coconino County, Arizona. Shows wagon ruts and footprints in the clay soil on a hill near Jacobs Pool.
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • The Cañon of Kanab Creek

    • A man in a hat, from the geological survey, holds a stick and sits on a rock near Kanab Creek. Shows steep, layered rock walls in Kanab Canyon near the confluence with the Colorado River in Coconino County, Arizona. Shows loose rocks in the river...
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • Grand Canon, mouth of Kanab Wash

    • Two members of the geological survey stand or sit on boulders beside the Colorado River near the confluence with Kanab Creek in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. One of the men is wrapped in a woven blanket, and holds...
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
    • 1872
    • White Mountain Hot Springs, Cap of Liberty, distant view

    • A man walks across accreted silica terraces at Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows a denuded landscape, dead trees, and Liberty Cap, an extinct hot spring cone. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Cataract Cañon, a rapid

    • View of a white water rapid on the Colorado River in Cataract Canyon, Utah. Shows layered rock canyon walls and loose rocks beside the river.
    • Beaman, E. O.
    •  
    • Cataract in a cleft

    • Deer Creek Falls waterfall is in rock wall fissure at the mouth of Deer Creek beside the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon (Coconino County), Arizona (later Grand Canyon National Park).
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
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    • Shoshone Falls, Idaho

    • View of Shoshone Falls, a waterfall on the Snake River (Twin Falls County), Idaho. Shows rocky slopes or towers in the river and canyon walls of a canyon. Fallen timber and rocks are on the shore.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1868?]
    • White Mountain Hot Springs, group of Upper Basins

    • A man stands on terraces of calcereous silica deposits at the Upper Basins, Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Yellowstone Mountains are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Rhyolite columns, Karnak, Montezuma Range, Nevada

    • Rhyolite rock columns form a pointed ridge on what is identified as "Karnak" ridge in the Trinity Range (Montezuma Range), Pershing or Churchill County, Nevada.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • [1867]
    • 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?]
    • 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

    • 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?]
    • Mount Shasta, California

    • Panoramic view of snow on Mount Shasta in the Cascade Mountains (Siskiyou County), California. Shows buildings, trees, and cultivated land in Shasta Valley. Smoke is near trees and foothills.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • Bonita Bend, in Stillwater Cañon

    • View of the Green River and a rock formation on Bonita Bend in Stillwater Canyon, San Juan County and Wayne County, Utah. Reflections of trees and shrubs are in the river.
    • Beaman, E. O.
    •  
    • 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 snow covered mountain summits, probably in the Cascade Mountains in Siskiyou County, California.
    • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
    • [1870?]
    • The canon, from To-ro-weap Valley (looking up)

    • View of the Colorado River in a valley identified as To-ro-weap Valley in the Grand Canyon (Coconino County), Arizona (later Grand Canyon National Park). Shows shrubs at the canyon rim, and steep, eroded rock walls.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    •  
    • 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

    • 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?]

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