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Attractive peach-tinted plate Gunnison's Island and Station from the North. The plate shows the survey station atop a formidable rock..  From Stansbury's 1853 Exploration and Survey of the Great Salt Lake of Utah. Howard Stansbury, a Captain and topographical engineer, was assigned in to survey the region of the Great Salt Lake in search of a possible transcontinental railway route and of a better route between Fort Bridger (Wyoming) and Salt Lake City (Utah).

Gunnison's Island and Station from the North, Stansbury, 1853

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  • Gunnison's Island and Station from the North, from Stansbury's 1853 Report

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