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October 2022

Dutton’s Atlas Symposium: How Cartography Helped Grand Canyon Become Grand

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Arizona State University- Tempe – Hayden Library, 300 E Orange St.
Tempe, AZ 85281 United States
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Join us for an engaging, entirely free and open-to-the-public symposium event offering insightful, thought-provoking presentations on the various historical-geographical and socio-cultural dimensions of Dutton's Atlas! Authored by Clarence Dutton as the first publication of the fledging United States Geological Survey (USGS), the Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon District with Atlas (1882), provided the world’s first comprehensive treatment of Grand Canyon geology. It delivered an unprecedented combination of literature, art, and cartography whose reach extended far beyond its original intention. What began…

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