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Charles Eggert Photo Set

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Title Charles Eggert Photo Set
Identifier P0766
Description A set of 649 images from the Charles Eggert collection including photos from the Eggert-Hatch River Expedition, the purpose of which was to make the last films of the Green and Colorado Rivers before construction of the Colorado River Storage Project was begun in 1956; collection also includes photos taken during the creation of Canyonlands National Park in Utah, and photos of the Everglades National Park taken for the NPS.
Subject Eggert-Hatch River Expedition, 1955–1956--Photographs; Rafting (Sports)--West (U.S.)--Photographs; Boats and boating--West (U.S.)--Photographs; Rivers--West (U.S.)--Recreational use; Documentary films--Photographs; National parks and reserves--Utah--Photographs; National parks and reserves--Florida--Photographs
Creator Eggert, Charles, 1918-2005
Coverage Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--Photographs; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--Photographs; Arizona--Photographs; Colorado--Photographs; Utah--Photographs; Glen Canyon (Utah and Ariz.)--Photographs; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--Photographs; Canyonlands National Park (Utah)--Photographs; Everglades National Park (Fla.)
Relation P0766 Charles Eggert This photo set is also a part of 'Univ of Utah - Multimedia Archives Photographs' collection
Contributor Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1952; 1955; 1956; 1962
Type Image

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