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Stacy, J.R.

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Album caption: Capitol Reef at mouth of Canyon of Fremont River. Moenkopi Formation in foreground. Henry Mountains from snow-capped range in background. Capitol Reef area, Wayne and Garfield Counties, Utah. April 1964.
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Death Valley National Park, California. Typical stand of burroweed near the road along Furnace Creek Wash, above Corkscrew Canyon. This shrub grows on the high parts of the gravel fans above the main stands of creosote bush. Burroweed grows in washes between bare surfaces on the fans with desert pavement. Commonly, desert holly grows along the sides of the washes, and burroweed on the bottom. Photo by J.R. Stacy, circa 1960. Figure 18, U.S. Geological Survey Professional paper 509. Sketch of photo.
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Death Valley National Park, California. Furnace Creek Formation at the north end of the Black Mountains. View is southwest and west of Zabriskie Point, an overlook by Highway 190 about 3 miles up Furnace Creek Wash from Furnace Creek Inn. The base of the Furnace Creek Formation is at the topographic break between the badlands and the rougher, higher ground in the distance on the left. Light-colored playa beds about 2,500 feet thick extend to the base of a conglomerate which forms the dark cliff at the right. The beds are dipping to the right (north) into the Texas Spring Syncline. The center of the photograph looks west across Death Valley to the Panamint Range at Aguereberry Point; Tucki Mountain on the right....
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Album caption and index card: Digging fossils at the Lamb Ranch. Littleton, Arapahoe County, Colorado. July 1961. Smithsonian River Basin Studies.
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Album caption and index card: Joint-controlled weathering of Navajo Sandstone. View north from south side of Fremont River. Capitol Reef National Monument, Wayne County, Utah. April 1964.
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