Washington DC: U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountains, 1871. Albumen stereoview [11 cm x 15.5 cm] on a yellow mount [11.5 cm x 17.5 cm] with a printed paper label on the reverse. Strong contrasts. Vertical bend at center. Item #8182
View of Trinalcove taken from river left. This photograph was taken on the second Powell expedition. Labyrinth Canon Series: This canon is 62 1/2 miles long with walls from 1000 to 1300 feet in depth.
E.O. Beaman (1837-1876) was a New York landscape photographer who became the official photographer of the U.S. Geological Survey's Powell Expedition, summer, 1871, upon the recommendation of his supplier, E. & H.T. Anthony & Company. Beaman left the survey January 1872, and spent some time photographing the Indians of New Mexico and Arizona before returning East.