The New York Public Library is now offering grab-and-go service at 50 locations as part of our gradual reopening. Find a location near you, and learn about our remote resources.


Photographs of the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey of the territories

Collection Data

Views from the surveying expeditions led by F. V. Hayden, including mountains, rivers, canyons, lakes, rock formations, the survey's camps and members, including portrait of unidentified man on horseback.
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 (Photographer)
Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887 (Surveyor)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1870 - 1873 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D. C
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (Jackson) 93-6257
Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
Lakes & ponds
Gallatin Canyon (Mont.)
Statement of responsibility: W. H. Jackson.
Photographic prints on cardboard mounts. Most have "Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey, W. H. Jackson, Photo., Washington, D. C." in letterpress on the mounts. Some have additional titles and captions in letterpress. Some have negative numbers and captions in negative.
Views are numbered: 22, 23, 49, 209, 216, 366, 399.
Ownership: Picture Collection transfer.
Physical Description
Extent: 18 photographic prints : albumen, b&w ; 17 x 21.7 cm or smaller on mounts 24.7 x 28 cm or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12555093
Other local Identifier: NYPG93-F181
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 26f35e80-476a-0132-137f-58d385a7b928
Show filters Hide filters
2 results found