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Powell & Hillers & Shoemaker & Stephens: Comparing Photographs from 1872 and 1968 Grand Canyon Expeditions
Photographer John "Jack" Hillers
Hear the story of two geologists, two photographers, and dozens of Grand Canyon locations photographed 96 years apart.
Join Riordan Mansion Docent David Portree for this special presentation. Two geologists, two photographers, and dozens of Grand Canyon locations photographed 96 years apart: the 1968 US Geological Survey river run under Gene Shoemaker followed in the footsteps of John Wesley Powell’s 1868 and 1872 expeditions. It was a Powell Centenary commemoration, but photographers Jack Hillers and Hal Stephens also documented environmental change in the Canyon – and there’s a connection with the ... view more »
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Contact: (928) 779-4395