• Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scenery, : with a description of the geographical and geological features, and some account of the resources of the great West; containing thirty photographic views along the line of the Pacific rail road, from Omaha to Sacramento

Creator:
  • Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887
Author:
  • Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887
Illustrator:
  • Russell, Andrew J.
Contributor:
  • Bien, Julius, 1826-1909
Call number:
  • Oversize 2018-0001Q
  • Oversize 2005-0091q
Extent:
  • viii, 150 p. 1 ℓ. : XXX mounted phot. (incl. front) ; 32 x 25 cm.
Format:
  • Book
Publisher:
  • New York : J. Bien, 1870.
Subject:
  • Geology—Rocky Mountains
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • West (U.S.)—Description and travel
  • Rocky Mountains—Description and travel
Title sort:
  • Sun pictures of Rocky Mountain scenery, : with a description of the geographical and geological features, and some account of the resources of the great West; containing thirty photographic views along the line of the Pacific rail road, from Omaha to Sacramento, / by F. V. Hayden, U.S. geologist ...
Description:
  • Photographs by A.J. Russell.
Language:
  • English
Date:
  • 1870
Location:
  • HSVW Oversize 2018-0001Q
  • HSVW Oversize 2005-0091q
Identifier:
  • ark:/88435/b27740754
Edm rights:
  • No Known Copyright
Range label:
  • Main Structure
  • Half-title page
  • Illustration
  • Title page
  • List of views
  • Contents
  • Introductory
  • Chapter I
  • Chapter II
  • Chapter III
  • Chapter IV
  • Chapter V
  • Chapter VI
  • Chapter VII
  • Photographs
  • Granite Rock, Buford Station, Laramie Mountains.
  • Skull Rock, (Granite) Sherman Station, Laramie Mountains.
  • Malloy's Cut, Sherman Station, Laramie Range.
  • Dial Rock, Red Buttes, Laramie Plains.
  • Laramie Valley, From Sheephead Mountains.
  • Snow and Timber Line, Medicine Bow Mountain.
  • High Bluffs, Black Buttes.
  • Bitter Creek Valley, Near Green River.
  • Burning Rock Cut, Green River Valley.
  • Citadel Rock, Green River Valley.
  • Castle Rock, Green River Valley.
  • Church Buttes, Near Fort Bridger, Wyoming Territory.
  • Lake at the Head of Bear River, Uintah Mountains.
  • Conglomerate Peaks of Echo.
  • Sentinel Rock, Echo Cañon.
  • Hanging Rock, Echo City.
  • Coalville, Weber Valley, Utah.
  • Thousand Mile Tree, Wilhelmina's Pass.
  • Wilhelmina's Pass, Distant view of Serrated Rocks or Devil's Slide, Weber Cañon, Utah.
  • Serrated Rocks or Devil's Slide, (Near view)--Weber Cañon, Utah.
  • Tunnel No. 3, Weber Cañon, Utah.
  • Devil's Gate, (From below) Weber Cañon, Wasatch Mountains.
  • City Creek Cañon, Wasatch Mountains, Salt Lake Valley.
  • Wasatch Range of Rocky Mountains, From Brigham Young's Woolen Mills.
  • Salt Lake City, Camp Douglas and Wasatch Mountains in the Background.
  • Great Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City.
  • Trestle Work, Promontory Point, Salt Lake Valley.
  • Summit of Sierra Nevada, Snow Sheds in foreground, Donner Lake in the distance, C.P.R.R.
  • Hydraulic Gold Mining, Near Dutch Flats, California, C.P.R.R.
Source acquisition:
  • WA copy 1: From the Philip Ashton Rollins collection.
  • WA copy 2: From the library of William B. Scott, Princeton Class of 1877; 1948.
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