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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Dutton, Clarence E. (Clarence Edward), 1841-1912; Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Date:
1882
Short Title:
The Temples and Towers of the Virgen.
Publisher:
Bien, Julius & Co.
Washington
Type:
View
Obj Height cm:
48
Obj Width cm:
77
Note:
In full color. Note states "In the centre of the picture is the western temple. To the right of it is the Mukuntuweap Fork or Little Zion Valley and across it is the eastern temple. On the extreme right is the opening of the Parunuweap. In the middle distance is the inner Canon of the Virgen."
Reference:
P1471.
State/Province:
Utah
Region:
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Subject:
Geology
Full Title:
The Temples and Towers of the Virgen. W(illiam) H. H(olmes). Atlas Sheet IV. Julius Bien & Co. lith. U.S. Geological Survey, Geology of the Grand Canon District.
List No:
4713.003
Series No:
6
Publication Author:
Dutton, Clarence E. (Clarence Edward), 1841-1912
Pub Date:
1882
Pub Title:
Department Of The Interior, United States Geological Survey, J.W. Powell Director. Atlas To Accompany The Monograph On The Tertiary History Of The Grand Canon District By Capt. Clarence E. Dutton U.S.A. Washington 1882. Julius Bien & Co. Lith. New York.
Pub Reference:
P1471.
Pub Note:
With superb panoramas by W.H. Holmes and Thomas Moran. This is one of the finest publications of U.S. Geological Survey. Full printed color. Bound in dark brown cloth covered boards with "United States Geological Survey J.W. Powell Director. Atlas To Accompany The Tertiary History Of The Grand Canon District. Dutton" stamped in gilt.
Pub List No:
4713.000
Pub Type:
Geologic Atlas
Pub Maps:
22
Pub Height cm:
52
Pub Width cm:
46
Image No:
4713003
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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The Temples and Towers of the Virgen. W(illiam) H. H(olmes). Atlas Sheet IV. Julius …