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Survey Stereographs by Year - 1871
(all by Beaman)
Views on the Green
1 Green River Station. U.P.R.R.
2 Ready to Start.
3 Green River below the mouth of Blacks Fork.
4 Green River Bad Lands.
5 Needle Butte near Green River.
6 Flaming Gorge.
7 Camp in Flaming Gorge.
8 Horse Shoe Canon looking down (Wall 1300 ft high).
9 Horse Shoe Canon looking up (Wall 1300 ft high).
10 King-fisher Park.
11 King-fisher Canon, looking down (Wall 900 ft high).
12 Bee Hive Crags.
13 Bee Hive Crags.
Red Canon Series.
This canon is 25 2/3 miles long and from 1800 to
2500 feet deep.
14 The Canon one mile below Bee Hive Point; looking up.
15 The Canon three miles below Bee Hive Point; looking down.
16 Beautiful Curve.
17 Side Gulch.
18 Cactus Creek.
19 Cactus Creek.
20 Francis Creek.
21 Francis Creek.
22 Ashley Falls from above.
23 Ashley Falls from below.
24 Ashley Falls. Letting down with lines.
25 Snow Creek.
26 Snow Creek.
27 Amphitheatre Curve.
28 Red Park.
Brown's Park Series.
Brown's Park extends from the foot of Red Canon
to the Gate of Lodore; it is about 22 1/2 miles in length with an average width
of 7 miles.
29 Drovers Camp in Brown's Park.
Canon of Lodore
This canon is 20 3/4 miles long and from 1800 to 2700 feet deep.
30 The Gate of Lodore.
31 The Gate of Lodore.
32 Winnies Grotto, looking out.
33 Winnies Grotto, looking out.
34 Winnies Grotto, looking up.
35 Correi of Lodore.
36 Correi of Lodore.
37 Disaster Falls.
38 Disaster Falls.
39 Disaster Falls.
40 Wheat Stack. Looking up the River. (Wall 2000 ft.)
41 Wheat Stack. Looking up the River. (Wall 2000 ft.)
42 Wheat Stack. Looking up the River. (Wall 2000 ft.)
43 Cliff of the Harp.
44 Cliff of the Harp. Looking down the river (Wall 2,300 ft)
45 Triplet Falls. Looking down the river (Wall 2,800 ft)
46 Triplet Falls.
47 Triplet Falls. Looking down the River
48 Triplet Falls. Looking
up the River
48A Triplet Falls. Looking up the River
49 Dunn's Cliff from Triplet Falls.
50 Dunn's Cliff from Triplet Falls.
51 Dunn's Cliff from
52 Boulder Falls.
53 Boulder Falls.
54 Dunn's Cliff.
55 Dunn's Cliff.
56 Leaping Brook Crags. West Gulch.
57 Leaping Brook.
58 Leaping Brook.
59 The Canon. Looking up from Leaping Brook.
60 Alcove Brook.
Echo Park Series.
Echo Park is situated at the foot of the Canon of Lodore. It is a beautiful
little glen a few acres in extent surrounded by walls a thousand feet high.
61 Echo Rock. A mile and a half long and 1,000 feet high.
62 Echo Park.
63 Echo Park.
64 Echo Park.
Yampa Canon Series.
This canon is 20 miles long and from 1000 feet to 2000 feet deep.
65 Monument Cliff.
66 Rill Gulch.
67 Amphitheatre Cliff Looking down the River.
70 Canon Above.
71 Looking out of Portal Gulch.
72 Looking up Portal
This canon is 12 1/4 miles long and from 1800 to 2400 feet deep.
73 Mouth of Bishop's Creek.
74 The Old Tree.
75 Gulch of Whirlpool Canon.
Island Park Series.
76 Island Park.
77 Island Park.
This canon is 8 miles long and 3000 feet deep.
78 The Canon from the Summit of Mt. Hawkins.
79 Swallow Cave.
80 Swallow Cave.
81 Looking out of Swallow Cave.
82 Buttressed Peaks.
Canon of Desolation Series.
This canon is 97 miles long and from 1000 to 2400 feet deep.
85 Dodd's Cabin. White River Valley.
86 Broken Wall.
87 Point of Rocks in Sumner's Amphitheatre.
88 Sumner's Amphitheatre.
89 Light House Rock.
90 Light House Rock.
92 Five Mountains.
93 Falls at Camp No. 41.
94 Portage at Log Cabin Cliff.
95 Chandler's Falls.
96 Eagle Cliff.
Gray Canon Series.
This canon is 36 miles in length and from 1000 to 2000 feet in depth.
97 Castle Rock 1500 feet high.
98 Cathedral Butte. Blue Cliffs.
Labyrinth Canon Series.
This canon is 62 1/2 miles long and from 1000 to 1300 feet deep.
99 Dellenbaugh's Butte.
103 Trinalcove Bend.
104 River View from above.
105 Bow-knot Bend looking east.
Stillwater Canon Series.
This canon is 2 3/4 miles long and from 1000 to 1300 feet deep. Toom-pen Tu-weap.
106 The Cross.
107 The Cross.
108. Toom-pen Tu-weap.
109 Old River Bed.
110 Bonita Bend.
111 River view Looking Up.
112 River view Looking Down.
32. The Canon from Junction Cliff.
114 Shin-au-av Too-weap.
116 Shin-au-av Too-weap.
117 Shin-au-av Too-weap.
on the Colorado River.
Cataract Canon Series.
This canon is 41 miles in length and from 1300 to 2700 feet in depth.
118 The Canon, looking down from near the junction of the Grand
119 River View.
120 Cottonwood Tree.
121 One of the Rapids.
122 Wall and Rapid.
123 Broken Wall.
124 Side Canon.
125 Lateral Gulch.
126 Side Canon.
127 Pyramid on Cliff.
129 The heart of the Canon.
130 Side Canon. (See men in center foreground on brink of terrace)
131 View of the Wall. (See men and boats on the bank of the River)
132 Crags of Mille Crag Bend looking up the River.
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