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William Henry Jackson

Notch Mountain Shelter

Added by yongli on 05/19/2017 - 16:23, last changed on 11/13/2019 - 09:56
The Notch Mountain Shelter was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in 1933 as a shelter for pilgrims coming to see nearby Mount of the Holy Cross . Located on the south shoulder of Notch Mountain at an elevation of about 13,100 feet, the rustic stone shelter is near the spot where in...

William Henry Jackson

Added by yongli on 01/07/2019 - 15:52, last changed on 09/25/2019 - 01:07
William Henry Jackson (1843–1942) was one of the best-known photographers of the American West. He is renowned for his photographs of Colorado’s mountain scenery, many of which show now-famous landmarks such as Mount of the Holy Cross , Garden of the Gods , Mesa Verde , and Royal Gorge . His...
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