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Album caption and index card: Scenic view at the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. ca. 1960. (Photo by M. Woodbridge Williams, National Park Service).
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Album caption and index card: The mouth of the Little Colorado River as seen from Cape Solitude, 1,167 meters above the river level. This upstream view of the Colorado River was taken after the completion of Glen Canyon Dam and during a period of low flow when Lake Powell was filling. From this vantage point, the interrupted line of dense vegetation marking the flood level is visible, especially on the left bank. A few shrubs (circle) have become established below the upper fringe of plants. The Little Colorado River enters from the right, and its waters appear turbid in this July view. A dense stand of riparian vegetation lines its left bank. (Altitude is 826 meters). Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County,...
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View northwest toward mouth of LaVerkin Canyon. Kaibab strata on steep back slope of Hurricane Cliffs (top center) become nearly horizontal and pass beneath the Moenkopi (right). Hurricane fault, here branched, passes the lava-capped Toquerville hill (left center) and extends northward between Hurricane Cliffs and Pine Valley Mountain (top left). Washington County, Utah.n.d. (Photo by National Park Service) Published as figure 80 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 220. 1950.
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Album caption: View through the trees down the Kaibab Trail below Yaki Point. Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. n.d. (Photo by George A. Grant, National Park Service). No index card.
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Paria Amphitheater, showing a flat part of the amphitheater used for farming. Garfield County, Utah. n.d. (Photo by National Park Service) Published as figure 51 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 226. 1951.
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Album caption and index card: View of the Colorado River overlooking Badger Creek rapids from a point above the left bank just north of Jackass Creek, 12.6 kilometers below Lees Ferry. Slopewash blankets the Hermit Shale Formation at river level here. The cliffs visible above consist of the Lower Permian Coconino Sandstone and overlying Toroweap Formations. At the time of this photograph, the discharge for the day at Lees Ferry was 2,799 m3/s. Note the large shrub surrounded by water just off the right bank. This shrub persists in the 1972 photograph (photo trm00021). (Altitude is 939 meters). Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. June 19, 1952. (Photo by R.S. Leding, National Park Service). (Several...
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Album caption and index card: Scenic view of Grand Canyon from Lipan Point. Colorado River visible at bottom of photo. Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. ca. 1960. (Photo by M. Woodbridge Williams, National Park Service).
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Album caption and index card: On the date of this photograph showing the mouth of Bright Angel Creek, Glen Canyon Dam had been completed and the water was being impounded in the reservoir area above it. No plants occur at the river's edge. Most of the boulders on the beach are the same in this and the earlier photograph (photo no. 48). Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. 1963. (Photo by James Blaisdell and Andrew Wolfe, National Park Service). Portion published as Figure 50-B in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 1132. 1980.
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Album caption and index card: Trackways of vertebrate animals in fine-grained sandstone of the Wescogame Formation. A, Set of poorly preserved tracks made by quadruped; surface of unoriented sandstone slab, Parashant Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park. Mohave County, Arizona. n.d. (Photo by National Park Service). Published as Figure E22-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 1173. 1982.
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East side of the valley of Virgin River near Springdale, displaying members of Chinle Formation (Triassic) and the Glen Canyon group (Jurassic?): Petrified Forest member; Springdale Sandstone member; upper sandstones; Wingate Sandstone and Kayenta formation covered by talus; Navajo Sandstone. Shinarump conglomerate beneath landslide (right center). Zion National Park. Washington County, Utah. n.d. (Photo by National Park Service) Published as figure 36 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 220. 1950
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Album caption: View down the Inner Gorge from Mormon Flats. Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. July 1930. (Photo by George A. Grant, National Park Service). No index card.
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Top of the Pausaugunt Plateau: forests of pine, spruce, and fir on rough lands at altitudes between 8,000 and 9,000 feet. Kane and Garfield Counties, Utah. n.d. (Photo by National Forest Service) Published as figure 5 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 226. 1951.
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Album caption and index card: Most boatman agree that Lava Falls Rapids, which lies 288.5 kilometers below Lees Ferry, represents the greatest hazard to navigation on the Colorado River. This remarkable photograph was taken of the rapids from the right bank looking toward the mouth of Prospect Canyon. Flow in the river was approximately 1,473 m3/s. The great turbulence created when the water encounters erosional debris from Prospect Canyon is clearly seen. The large dark shrubs in this view were still present in 1976 (see photo trm00068). Some of the shrubs on the opposite bank are desert broom. (Altitude 511 meters). Geologist at left on rock for scale. Grand CAnyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. June...
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Album caption: Near view of Archean Rodis - sandstone. Grand Canyon National Park. Arizona. 1932. (Photo by George A. Grant, National Park Service). No index card.
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Album caption and index card: Park visitors at Duck-on-the-Rock identify formations by referring to this roadside interpretative plaque on the South Rim. Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. ca. 1960? (Photo by National Park Service).
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Album caption and index card: Scenic view at the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park. Coconino County, Arizona. ca. 1960. (Photo by M. Woodbridge Williams, National Park Service).
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Carving of Wasatch formation in the Pink Cliffs. View looking across head of Campbell Canyon toward Boat Mesa (upper left). Bryce Canyon National Park. Garfield County, Utah, n.d. (Photo by National Park Service) Published as figure 60 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 226. 1951.
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Black Ridge between North Creek and Dalton Wash, part of a larger flow from the northeast, overlies eroded Moenkopi strata. At top, basalt. Washington County, Utah.n.d. (Photo by National Park Service) Published as figure 75 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 220. 1950.
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Album caption: Wotan's Throne and Vishnu Temple from the Yavapai Museum. O'Neill Butte below Cedar Ridge. Grand Canyon National Park. Cococnino County, Arizona. June 21, 1930. (Photo by George A. Grant, National Park Service). No index card.
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Erosion surface developed on Carmel formation. Flatlands (upper middle) are in process of dissection by Virgin River (bottom center) and its tributaries. The view includes 14 canyons, each as much as 800 feet deep. Washington County, Utah.n.d. (Photo by National Park Service) (Aerial photo) Published as figure 95 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 220. 1950.


map background search result map search result map East side of the valley of Virgin River near Springdale, displaying members of Chinle Formation (Triassic) and the Glen Canyon group (Jurassic?): Petrified Forest member; Springdale Sandstone member; upper sandstones; Wingate Sandstone and Kayenta formation covered by talus; Navajo Sandstone. Trackways of vertebrate animals in fine- grained sandstone of the Wescogame Formation. Grand Canyon National Park, Mohave County, Arizona. No date. Colorado River overlooking Badger Creek rapids, viewed from a point above the left bank just north of Jackass Creek. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1952. Mouth of the Little Colorado River, viewed from Cape Solitude, 1,167 meters above the river level. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1963. Second in a set of three of Bright Angel Creek, viewed from Kaibab Trail just above the Kaibab Suspension Bridge. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1963. Lava Fall Rapids, viewed from the right bank looking toward the mouth of Prospect Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1950. Park visitors at Duck-on-the-Rock identify formations by referring to this roadside interpretative plaque on the South Rim. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. View through the trees down Kiabab Trail near Yaki Point. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. No date. View of Archean Rodis sandstone. Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. 1932. Scenic view of Grand Canyon from Lipan Point. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. Wotan's Throne and Vishnu Temple from the Yavapai Museum. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1930. View down the Inner Gorge from Mormon Flats. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1930. Scenic view at the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. Scenic view at the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. East side of the valley of Virgin River near Springdale, displaying members of Chinle Formation (Triassic) and the Glen Canyon group (Jurassic?): Petrified Forest member; Springdale Sandstone member; upper sandstones; Wingate Sandstone and Kayenta formation covered by talus; Navajo Sandstone. Trackways of vertebrate animals in fine- grained sandstone of the Wescogame Formation. Grand Canyon National Park, Mohave County, Arizona. No date. Colorado River overlooking Badger Creek rapids, viewed from a point above the left bank just north of Jackass Creek. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1952. Mouth of the Little Colorado River, viewed from Cape Solitude, 1,167 meters above the river level. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1963. Second in a set of three of Bright Angel Creek, viewed from Kaibab Trail just above the Kaibab Suspension Bridge. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1963. Lava Fall Rapids, viewed from the right bank looking toward the mouth of Prospect Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1950. Park visitors at Duck-on-the-Rock identify formations by referring to this roadside interpretative plaque on the South Rim. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. View through the trees down Kiabab Trail near Yaki Point. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. No date. Scenic view of Grand Canyon from Lipan Point. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. Wotan's Throne and Vishnu Temple from the Yavapai Museum. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1930. View down the Inner Gorge from Mormon Flats. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. 1930. Scenic view at the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. Scenic view at the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park, Coconino County, Arizona. Circa 1960. View of Archean Rodis sandstone. Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. 1932.