"Professor Hayden's Expedition to the Rocky Mountains" September, 1874, by William Henry Jackson. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 257-6617.jpg

One of two illustrations of full-page spread in Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, Spetember 19, 1874. Illustration shows two men loading a pack mule, with bedding and other packs behind. “Bghs.” printed at bottom right of image. Image is captioned “Professor Hayden’s Expedition to the Rocky Mountains – Packers “Sinching” Up. – Photographed by W.H. Jackson. – See Page 23.”

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