(Photo Courtesy Utah State Historical Society)
Frederick S. Dellenbaugh was an explorer and painter. From 1871 to 1873, he was artist and assistant topographer with Major Powell's second expedition down the Colorado River. That expedition discovered the last unknown river in the United States, the Escalante River and the previously undiscovered Henry Mountains located in south-central Utah north of Lake Powell.
A Look Back: Utah artists from the late 1800s to the early 1900s
The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Nov 09 2012 07:56 am • Last Updated Dec 07 2012 12:04 am
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