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Title
Marble Cañon, one of the gorges of the Colorado here, 1,200 feet deep. The steep cliff is gray limestone and the slope below a brilliant red sandstone, no. 13
Creator
Bell, William, 1830-1910
Contributor
Wheeler, George M. (George Montague), 1842-1905
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
Date Created and/or Issued
1871
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Stereo-5606.
Aerial view of canyon.
Yellow mount, orange back.
Marble Canyon marks beginning of Grand Canyon.
Type
image
Format
Stereographic
Stereograph card
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 stereograph : stereograph card ; 4 x 7 in.
Identifier
(C)001589173CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)--Photographs
Discoveries in geography--Photographs
Canyons--Arizonza--Grand Canyon National Park
Rivers--Arizona--Grand Canyon
Expeditions & surveys--United States
Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--Photographs
Marble Canyon (Coconino County, Ariz. : Canyon)--Photographs
Colorado River (Colo. and Mexico)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Albumen prints
Stereographs
Expedition photographs
Aerial views
Place
Arizonza
Grand Canyon National Park
Arizona
Grand Canyon
United States
Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)
Marble Canyon (Coconino County, Ariz. : Canyon)
Colorado River (Colo. and Mexico)

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