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Forty-six photographs and historical notes about the Yampa and Green Rivers

Identifier: C Photo Album 125

Scope and Contents

The collection includes views of northwestern Colorado and southwestern Wyoming with images of the Green River, the Yampa River, and Yampa Canyon. Some images of the Grand Canyon, Gray's and Torrey's Peaks, the Yellowstone, and Utah.


  • 1975

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

These images were used in the television program "Science in Action" for program 207 entitled "Earth's Backbone."


1 photo box(es)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Moss and Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin Draper.


Title from title page.


Formerly PAFI Album # 125.


Album contains a television script from: "Science in action," program 207 "Earth's backbone;" 2 newspaper clippings, a book review of two books on the Colorado River, and typed notes of the Powell Expedition.


All photographs have typed identification and a hand written negative number.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of Elmer Moss Photograph Collection.

Processing Information

photographic prints are stapled to the album pages.

Finding Aid for the Forty-six photographs and historical notes about the Yampa and Green Rivers[graphic] /Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Moss Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin Draper
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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Denver CO 80204 United States