Norman D. Nevills' 1938 Green and Colorado Rivers expedition. Noon camp during portaging job in Cataract Canyon, Gene Atkinson, Clover, Lois Jotter and sleeping Norm Nevills or Don Harris (?).

Title Norman D. Nevills' 1938 Green and Colorado Rivers expedition. Noon camp during portaging job in Cataract Canyon, Gene Atkinson, Clover, Lois Jotter and sleeping Norm Nevills or Don Harris (?).
Photo Number P0341n02_09_03
Description Photo shows members of the 1938 Green and Colorado Rivers expedition, led by Norm Nevills, during a portage of a rapid in Cataract Canyon, Utah
Keywords Nevills Expeditions; River running; Journeys; Expeditions; Campsites; Camp; Atkinson, W. Eugene; Zoologists; Men; Clover, Elzada Urseba, 1897-1980; Botanists; Scientists; Biologists; Women; Jotter, (Mary) Lois, 1914-; Boulders; Camp stoves; Pots and pans; Cooking utensils; Cigarettes; Smoking; Hats; Sleeping; Boatmen; Boulders; Talus (geology); Fluvial landforms; Kettles
Subject Nevills Expeditions--Photographs; Boats and boating--Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--Photographs; Wooden boats--Photographs; Cataract Canyon (Utah)--Photographs
Additional Information The expedition started in Green River, Utah, on June 20, 1938 and ended at Lake Mead, Arizona on August 1, 1938. They reached the top of Cataract Canyon on June 23 and reached the bottom on July 2
Spatial Coverage Cataract Canyon (Wayne County-San Juan County, Utah); Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Latitude 37.8775
Longitude -110.293889
Collection Number and Name P0341 Norman D. and Doris Nevills Photograph Collection
Collection Name Norman D. and Doris Nevills
Date 1938-06-23; 1938-06-24; 1938-06-25; 1938-06-26; 1938-06-27; 1938-06-28; 1938-06-29; 1938-06-30; 1938-07-01; 1938-07-02
Textual Date June 23-July 2, 1938
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 600 ppi. Archival file is uncompressed TIF.
Finding Aid http://content.lib.utah.edu/cdm/ref/collection/UU_EAD/id/2508
ARK ark:/87278/s6x64ckn
ID 984490
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/details?id=984490
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