Depicted in this black and white photograph is an area of the Belly River formation where cross bedding can be seen. The color change of the cross bedding from sand to clay is visible as stratification on the side of the outcropping. Patches of grass and weeds are present within the excavated area in front of the cross bedding. One large portion of the outcropping can be seen jutting out into the middle of the photo. â€œis handwritten in white ink beneath the photo.
black and white photograph
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Copyright University Archives, Fort Hays State University
Sternberg, George Fryer 1883-1969, "016-02: Belly River Formation" (1913). George Sternberg Album #2 - Early Canadian Views. 54.
A splendid view showing the cross bedding of the sand and clay, Belly river formation. Taken about 1 Â½ miles south of Steveville. (25440 Oct. 28-13). G.F.S.