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Portneuf Canyon, looking down from the great bend, about midway in the canyon. Bannock County, Idaho, 1872.

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1872

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Portneuf Canyon, looking down from the great bend, about midway in the canyon. Canyon illustrates the immense basaltic overflow, filling the valley as level as a floor, contrasting finely with the bold mountain outlines upon either side. The creek cuts closely up to the beds, exposing an upright wall of columnar basalt for a number of miles. Bannock County, Idaho. 1872.

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U.S. Geological Survey
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Jackson, William Henry

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name photoLibrary jwh00154
number photoLibrary 18496
batch photoLibrary btch107
number_in_book photoLibrary 154

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