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    William Henry Jackson: 1873 Survey Albumen. This 8" x 5.5" albumen photo on an 11" x 14" mount was taken by William Henry Jackson during an expedition to the Western territories in 1873. It is titled in the negative "84. Devil's Gate on the Sweetwater." This was located in Weber Canyon at Utah. It shows two mounted members of the survey team on sandbars, another one on the shoreline and two others fording the stream (one being carried piggyback). The top is imprinted has the monogram U.S.G.S. and the inscription: "Department of the Interior. U. S. Geological Survey of the Territories. Prof. F. V. Hayden in Charge."

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    Nov-Dec, 2011
    30th-1st Wednesday-Thursday
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