Norman D. Nevills' 1938 Green and Colorado Rivers expedition. The boats "WEN" and "Mexican Hat" pulled out of rapids, left to right, Elzada Clover, Norm Nevills, Lois Jotter and Lorin Bell.

Title Norman D. Nevills' 1938 Green and Colorado Rivers expedition. The boats "WEN" and "Mexican Hat" pulled out of rapids, left to right, Elzada Clover, Norm Nevills, Lois Jotter and Lorin Bell.
Photo Number P0341n02_13_13
Description Photo shows the cataract boats "WEN" and "Mexican Hat" being pulled out of the river at Hermit Rapids in the Grand Canyon. The 1938 Nevills Expedition reached Hermit Rapid on July 22, camped here, and lined the boats around the rapid on the 23rd
Keywords Nevills Expeditions; River running; Journeys; Expeditions; Colorado River (Colorado-Mexico); Grand Canyon (Arizona); Grand Canyon National Park (Arizona); Fluvial landforms; Canyons; Rivers; Rapids; Clover, Elzada Urseba, 1897-1980; Botanists; Scientists; Biologists; Nevills, Norman D., 1908-1949; Scouts and guides; River guides; Jotter, (Mary) Lois, 1914-; Bell, Lorin, 1914-1974; Boatmen; Men; Cigarettes; Smoking; Women; Watercraft; Boats; Rowboats; Cataract boats; Oars; Pith helmets; Safety equipment; Life preserver
Subject Nevills Expeditions--Photographs; Boats and boating--Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--Photographs; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--Photographs; Wooden boats--Photographs
Additional Information The expedition started in Green River, Utah, on June 20, 1938 and ended at Lake Mead, Arizona on August 1, 1938.
Spatial Coverage Hermit Rapids (Ariz.); Grand Canyon (Ariz.); Coconino County (Ariz.); Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Latitude 36.1002811
Longitude -112.2103865
Collection Number and Name P0341 Norman D. and Doris Nevills Photograph Collection
Collection Name Norman D. and Doris Nevills
Date 1938-07-13; 1938-07-14; 1938-07-15; 1938-07-16; 1938-07-17; 1938-07-18; 1938-07-19; 1938-07-20; 1938-07-21; 1938-07-22; 1938-07-23; 1938-07-24; 1938-07-25; 1938-07-26; 1938-07-27; 1938-07-28; 1938-07-29; 1938-07-30; 1938-07-31; 1938-08-01
Textual Date July 22-July 23, 1938
Creator Emery C. Kolb
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
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Type Image
Creation Methodology Digital image produced on Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner, 8-bit grayscale at 400 ppi. Archival file is uncompressed TIF.
Finding Aid http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/UU_EAD/id/2508
ARK ark:/87278/s6x932v5
ID 984459
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=984459
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