Wooden boats, the Canonita and the Emma Dean, are in Kanab Canyon in Coconino County (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Oars stick out of the muddy creek bed. Shallow pools of water from Kanab Creek are in the rocky canyon and steep rock walls are in the distance.
"U.S. Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado River of the west" and "by J.W. Powell and A.H. Thompson" printed on stereo card.; Condition: spots.; Descriptive information printed on label on verso reads: "Views on Kanab Creek. This stream heads in Southern Utah, and runs south until it empties into the Colorado River, about midway in the course of the Grand Cañon" and "No. 79."; Formerly F34206; Title and attribution printed on label on verso.; Library owns additional iterations of this image in various formats: : 1 copy negative ; 10 x 13 cm. (4 x 5 in.).; R7110079735
1 photographic print on stereo card : stereograph, albumen ; 12 x 18 cm. (5 x 7 in.)
Is Part Of
U. S. Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado River of the West, by J. W. Powell and A. H. Thompson.;
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Creek (Utah and Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Boats--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Streams--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
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Reproduction Available for Purchase
Yes (digital reproduction)
Type of Material
Albumen prints.; Film negatives.; Photographic prints.; Stereographs.; Imaged.; Image