Man on top of Grey Mesa and Monument Valley

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Title Man on top of Grey Mesa and Monument Valley
Photo Number p0194n01_01_16
Description Original caption: The twists of the San Juan - from the top of Grey Mesa Monument Valley can be seen in the hazy background; This collection contains photographs taken by a group in the 1940s of the Hole-in-the-Rock area of southern Utah where Mormon settlers lowered their wagons over a precipice of rock in a narrow crack in the canyon rim during 1879-1880. The Mormon settlers were part of the San Juan mission to homestead in Bluff, Colorado.The route was used for several years.
Subject Mormon pioneers; Trails
Spatial Coverage Hole-in-the-Rock, Kane County, Utah, United States, 37.25431, -110.89622
Collection Number and Name P0194 Hole-in-the-Rock Photograph Collection
Collection Name Hole-in-the-Rock
Date 1939
Type Image
Finding Aid
ARK ark:/87278/s6np76w3
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2020-03-27
Date Modified 2020-04-13
ID 1534111
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