Yale University - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Photographs of sites and individuals in Oklahoma Territory and Indian Territory, as well as Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and other places in the American West, circa 1893-1935, chiefly created by William E. Irwin, as well as by his brothers, John Allison Irwin and Marvin Elmore Irwin.
This collection consists of fifty stereoscopic cards taken by photographers Timothy H. O'Sullivan and William W. Bell between 1871 and 1874 during the Army Corps of Engineers geographical survey led by Lieutenant George Montague Wheeler. The views in this collection consist of geological formations (including some of the first images of the Grand Canyon); members of the Zuni, Mojave, Navajo, Apache, and Ute tribes; scenic views; and ancient puebloan ruins.
The Angus Munn Woodbury photograph collection contains images relating to Angus Woodbury's work as a naturalist and ecologist at Zion National Park and Dugway, Utah. The majority are details of various flora and fauna, as well as landscape views. Included in the collection are a small number of portraits and other personal photographs.
SCOPE AND CONTENTS 8 PRINTS ARRANGED BY SUBJECT 11 O. T. DAVIS COLLECTION PRINTS 35 OVERSIZE PRINTS 36 O. T. DAVIS COLLECTION OVERSIZE PRINTS 39 OVERSIZE PRINTS 41 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUMS 45 GLASS NEGATIVES 48 FILM NEGATIVES, 4 X 5 50 TRANSPARENCIES, 8 X 10 51 FILM NEGATIVES, 8 X 10 52 MISCELLANEOUS NEGATIVES 54 MISCELLANEOUS ALBUMS & TRANSPARENCIES 61 OVERSIZE PRINTS IN MAP CASE 62 2 HISTORY OF THE DENVER & RIO GRANDE WESTERN RAILROAD The Denver & Rio Grande Railway, brainchild of Civil War veteran G ...