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Album caption and index card: Front range of the Rocky Mountains from near Gray's and Torrey's Peaks. This view is very nearly due north, looking down on the spur of Mount McClellan, and directly opposite from Gray's Peak. Beyond is James Peak, and the range about it. Along the horizon is Long's Peak, and the range running west from it, forming the boundary between North and Middle Parks. Clear Creek, Grand and Boulder Counties, Colorado. 1873. (Panorama with nos. 1310-1311; jwh01310-jwh01311; 1313 - 1315; jwh01313, jwh01314, jwh01315).
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Album caption: Group of all the members of the Survey, made while in camp at the Red Buttes, junction of the North Platte and Sweetwater. Standing left to right: John "Potato John" Raymond and "Val"; cooks; S.R. Gifford, landscape painter and guest; H.W. Elliott, artist; James Stevenson, assistant; H.D. Schmidt, naturalist; C.P. Carrington, zoologist; L.A. Bartlett, general assistant; W.H. Jackson, photographer. Sitting left to right: C.S. Turnbull, secretary; J.H. Beaman, meteorologist; F.V. Hayden, geologist in charge; Cyrus Thomas, agriculturist; Raphael ...., hunter; A.L. Ford, mineralogist. Natrona County, Wyoming. August 24, 1870. Index card unavailable. See also: jwh00282
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Picturesque views of Rocky Mountain scenery. Camp of the U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, Uninta Mountains. Utah. September 16, 1870. Amount the pines of the foothills in the Uinta Mountains, Elevation of nearly 10,000 ft. above sea level.
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Album caption: View near the mouth of West Gallatin Canyon. A limestone mountain on the east side of the canyon, lying directly upon the volcanic rocks, an exposed face bordering the river, showing the line of junction. Gallatin County, Montana. 1872. Index card unavailable. Descriptive Catalog of the Photographs of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories, W. H. Jackson, Photographer, Second Edition, Illustrated, 1872 Series, page 45, No. 483, 484: View near the mouth of West Gallatin Cañon. A limestone mountain on the east side of the cañon, lying directly upon the volcanic rocks, an exposed face bordering the river, showing the line of junction.
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Album caption and index card: Badlands on Laramie River. From the Chugwater, we cross table-like plains for 10 miles, and descend to the beautiful valley of the Laramie. The Tertiary rocks near the crossing have weathered into quite remarkable architectural forms, much like those of White River of Dakota. The texture is similar also, with marls and calcareous concretions, passing up into fine sandstone, which decompose so readily that valleys and the hills are covered with loose sand. Platte County, Wyoming. 1870.
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Album caption and index card: View of the Colorado or Front Range from near Gold Hill, as seen from Bald Mountain, about 3 miles west from the Ward mining district, embracing a view from Long's Peak on the north, to near Arapahoe on the south. In the foreground is one of the little snow-fed lakes, so numerous throughout the mountains, and forming a pleasant variety to the monotony of numberless snow-white peaks. Although this view was made late in June, it will be seen that the hillsides are heavily draped in a mantle of snow, lying very deep through all the forest. The difficulty of reaching even this altitude was very great, requiring most laborious plunging through the thick timber and deep drifts. At the extreme...
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Album caption and index card: Yellowstone Lake, a birds-eye view, taken from the high hills on the east side of the southeast arm, near where the Upper Yellowstone empties into the lake. View looking south, and shows the high range that separates the waters of the Yellowstone from those of Wind River. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871. (Panorama with photo numbers 104b - 104d; jwh0104b, jwh0104c, and jwh0104d.) 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...
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Album caption: Rapids above the Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River. The view is immediately above the falls, showing the narrow rock-bound channel. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871. Index card: Jackson, W. H. 92 - Rapids above the Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River. The view is immediately above the falls, showing the narrow rock-bound channel. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 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 28, Nos. 257 - 259: Rapids above the Upper Falls of the Yellowstone. The first view is immediately above the falls, showing the narrow rock-bound...


map background search result map search result map Rapids above the Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871. Yellowstone Lake, viewed from the high hills on the east side of the southeast arm.  Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871. View near the mouth of West Gallatin Canyon. Gallatin County, Montana. 1872. The Lone Star Geyser. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. circa 1883. Badlands on Laramie River from the Chugwater. Platte County, Wyoming. 1870. Group of members of the Survey, made while in camp at Red Buttes. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1870. Hot Spring on Iron Spring Creek, Upper Firehole. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1878. Old Faithful Geyser. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. n.d. Upper Geyser Basin near Emerald Spring. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. n.d. Dale Creek Bridge, Black Hills. Albany County, Wyoming. 1869. View near head of Crow Creek, west of Cheyenne. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1869. View near head of Crow Creek, west of Cheyenne. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1869. Church Buttes on Blacks Fork. Uinta County, Wyoming. 1870. View of the Front Range from near Gold Hill, as seen from Bald Mountain. Boulder County, Colorado. 1873. Wind River Peak. Fremont County, Wyoming. 1878. Front range of the Rocky Mountains from near Gray's and Torrey's Peaks. Clear Creek, Grand, and Boulder Counties, Colorado. 1873. The Colorado or Front Range from Bald Mountain near Gold Hill. Boulder County, Colorado. 1873. Studies among the Great Tetons of Snake River. Teton County, Wyoming. 1872. U.S. Geological Survey camp on the Sweetwater River. Wyoming. circa 1870. View of the Front Range from near Gold Hill, as seen from Bald Mountain. Boulder County, Colorado. 1873. The Colorado or Front Range from Bald Mountain near Gold Hill. Boulder County, Colorado. 1873. Church Buttes on Blacks Fork. Uinta County, Wyoming. 1870. Badlands on Laramie River from the Chugwater. Platte County, Wyoming. 1870. View near head of Crow Creek, west of Cheyenne. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1869. View near head of Crow Creek, west of Cheyenne. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1869. Rapids above the Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871. Yellowstone Lake, viewed from the high hills on the east side of the southeast arm.  Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1871. The Lone Star Geyser. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. circa 1883. Hot Spring on Iron Spring Creek, Upper Firehole. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. 1878. Old Faithful Geyser. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. n.d. Upper Geyser Basin near Emerald Spring. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. n.d. Studies among the Great Tetons of Snake River. Teton County, Wyoming. 1872. Front range of the Rocky Mountains from near Gray's and Torrey's Peaks. Clear Creek, Grand, and Boulder Counties, Colorado. 1873. Dale Creek Bridge, Black Hills. Albany County, Wyoming. 1869. Group of members of the Survey, made while in camp at Red Buttes. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1870. View near the mouth of West Gallatin Canyon. Gallatin County, Montana. 1872. Wind River Peak. Fremont County, Wyoming. 1878. U.S. Geological Survey camp on the Sweetwater River. Wyoming. circa 1870.