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Jackson, William Hicks (1835-1903) Selected western views [Yellowstone] [some with U.S. Dept. of Interior imprints]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02436 Author/Creator: Jackson, William Hicks (1835-1903) Place Written: [Washington] Type: Photograph Date: 1880-1895 Pagination: 49 photographs

Summary of Content: 21 large and 29 smaller photographic prints.


Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Subjects: American WestGeography and Natural HistoryArt, Music, Theater, and Film

Sub Era: Development of the West

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