Plate X - White Mountain Hot Springs

ID: SIA RU007177 [SIA2018-111405]

Creator: Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs


Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7177, Image No. SIA2018-111405

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Pictured is White Mountain Hot Springs. This image was taken as part of the Department of the Interior's U.S. Geological Surveys of the Territories. William Henry Jackson, then a budding photographer, took thousands of photographs for the survey, most notably the first images of the headwaters of the Yellowstone River.


  • Hayden, F. V (Ferdinand Vandeveer) 1829-1887
  • Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
  • Geological Survey (U.S.)

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7177, Image No. SIA2018-111405

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Yellowstone River


Black-and-white photographs

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SIA RU007177 [SIA2018-111405]

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