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Climbing Out from the Head of Water Canyon, near the Maze, a Remote and Rugged Region in the Heart of the Canyonlands, 05/1972 | by The U.S. National Archives
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Climbing Out from the Head of Water Canyon, near the Maze, a Remote and Rugged Region in the Heart of the Canyonlands, 05/1972

Original Caption: Climbing Out from the Head of Water Canyon, near the Maze, a Remote and Rugged Region in the Heart of the Canyonlands. Water Canyon Is So Called Because of a Spring in the Canyon Which Furnishes a Good Supply of Pure Water, a Rarity in This Region. The Rope Is Climbed by Using Mechanical Ascenders, Small Devices Which Slide Up the Rope But Not Down, 05/1972

 

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-3286

 

Photographer: Hiser, David, 1937-

 

Subjects:

Canyonlands National Park (San Juan county, Utah, United States) national park

Environmental Protection Agency

Project DOCUMERICA

 

Persistent URL: research.archives.gov/description/545773

  

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

 

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Access Restrictions: Unrestricted

Use Restrictions: Unrestricted

 

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Taken sometime in 1972