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Yellowstone Lake, birds-eye view from southeast arm. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871.


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Album caption: Yellowstone Lake, birds eye view from south east arm, Yellowstone Series 1871. Descriptive Catalog of the Photographs of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories, W. H. Jackson, Photographer, Second Edition, Illustrated, 1871 Series, page 30, Nos. 278-282: Yellowstone Lake, a bird's-eye panoramic view, in five sections, taken from the high hills on the east side of the southeast arm, near where the Upper Yellowstone empties into the lake. The first view looks south, and shows the high range that separates the waters of the Yellowstone from those of Wind River. The second view includes the Upper Yellowstone and the bay in which it empties. The third and fourth are looking east and northeasterly across [...]


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U.S. Geological Survey
Photographer :
Jackson, William Henry

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Available in the U.S. Geological Survey Denver Library Photographic Collection, Jackson, W.H. Bound Album Collection, (200)1 HMi 1871 v. 3.


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