George Sternberg Album #2 - Early Canadian Views
 

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Identifier

sa2-066-00

Approximate Date

1915

Description

This page is from George Sternberg's personal photo album.. This page contains four black-and-white photos. These photos show rivers, rock and land formations, and different vegetation, including coniferous trees, including cottonwood trees, and prairie grasses. Underneath the photos are cursive inscriptions by the paleontologist George Sternberg. All of the images include photos of fossil-bearing outcrops. Two of the photos include a river, a camp with two light colored tents, and Rosse's ranch.

Physical Description

11 x 15 inch post-bound photographic scrapbook

Language

eng

Publisher

Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections

Rights

Copyright University Archives, Fort Hays State University

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Transcription

R.-21, T.-34, S.-34. ; 35102-16. Looking up the river showing our camp on the west side of river and Rosse's ranch on east side. ; 35096-16. Looking north from a point on Rosse's ranch. Small spruce trees are quite abundant in this section. ; 35101-16. The brakes [sic] [breaks] here are very steep with a lot of spruce trees in the short coulies [sic] [coulee] the trees in the river are mostly cottonwood. ; 35103-16. The butt [sic] [butte] in foreground is about 240 feet high. Our first specimen was collected at the base of this butt [sic] [butte].

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