The Collections of the American Alpine Club Library

Arizona 1900 to 1930

Title

Arizona 1900 to 1930

Alternative Title

Mountain Views - The American Alpine Club's first photo collection

Date

circa 1900 to 1930

Description

Photos of Canyon de Chelly, Monument Valley, Canyon del Muerto, Casa Grande, Petrified Forest, Grand Canyon, Marble Canyon, Painted Desert taken between 1900 and 1930. These photos were collected starting in 1916 by LeRoy Jeffers, the first Librarian at the American Alpine Club Library and include photographs donated and purchased from the U.S.G.S, Western rail road companies, surveyors, members or the American Alpine Club and other exploration and mountaineering organizations.

Coverage

Arizona circa 1900 to 1930

Subject

Exploration & discovery
climbing
Arizona
Canyon de Chelly National Monument (Ariz.)
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Muerto, Canyon del (Apache County, Ariz.)
Marble Canyon National Monument (Ariz.)
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument (Ariz.)
Petrified Forest National Park (Ariz.)
Painted Desert (Ariz.)
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)

Format

.jpg

Medium

Print, Photographic, Card-mounted

Identifier

P1.AZ1
P1.AZ2

Publisher

The American Alpine Club

Contributor

LeRoy Jeffries

Items in the Arizona 1900 to 1930 Collection

Snowy slope and trees, looking over the Grand Canyon.

A man in a hat jumps from a rock tower to a cliff nearby. He is in mid jump. The Grand Canyon is in the background.

A view of the Grand Canyon covered in a dusting of snow.

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