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Gifford, Ralph I.
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Valleys; Mountains; Aerial views
"This is a picture of Langdale Valley as seen from a cliff not quite a hundred feet high, a short distance from Ambleside and near Stock Gill Force."
The Idle Shepherd Boys
Valleys; Shepherds; Agriculture
"Scarcely are the shepherd boys to be blamed for their idleness when the ruggedness of Langdale Pikes and the attractiveness of the narrow vale compel their attention."
Grasmere Village and Vale
Cities & towns; Valleys
"This is a striking view of Grasmere village and valley taken from the mountain side."
Bridge and Morgan Ranch on Imnaha River
Ranches; Valleys; Agriculture; Rivers -- Oregon
Cattle ranch in Eastern Oregon.
View from Sexton Mountain, north of Grants Pass, Oregon
Scenic overlooks; Valleys; Forests
Rounded and Fluted Rock Hills
Hills; Rock formations
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "If a region is marked by deep valleys and high hills, and a great glacier comes over it, the overriding and grinding of the ice will subdue the hill tops...
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "The thick drift accumulated beneath the end of a valley glacier, or beneath the edge of an ice sheet, is a terminal moraine. At each halt of the receding...
Sleepy Hollow on the Imnaha
Agriculture; Valleys; Hay; Farms
Postcard (PC) #180
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "Of the three great classes referred to above, the most widely known is the alpine type, which derives its name from the mountains of central Europe, where...
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "When the glacier had melted off in the vicinity of the present Chicago and Detroit two points north of the divide, the eastern region about the Mohawk...
North Santiam River Valley, Oregon
Rivers -- Oregon; Mountains -- Oregon; Valleys;
Piccadilly From Mt. Lofty, South Australia
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "In the south, one branch of the Great Dividing Range sweeps westward toward the boundary of Victoria and South Australia. In South Australia a chain of...
A Bend, Weldsborough Road, Tasmania
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "Tasmania is all mountains, valleys, and glens; with waterfalls and lakes, forests of fern trees, trout brooks, and hunting parks. Its coast is deeply indented...
The Jordan Valley or Plain of Jericho
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "On the last steep descent on the road from Jerusalem is a view of scenes deeply interesting, the Jordon Valley or plain of Jericho. The width of the plain...
Ruins of the City Gate and Plain of Samaria
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "Samaria was formerly a city of great importance in Palestine. It was situated on a hill of more than 300 feet elevation and was well adapted for a fortified...
Nabulus from Mt. Gerizim
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "Nabulus, the ancient Schechem, is one of the most interesting places in Bible narrative. It is situated in a narrow and very fertile valley. From this...
Birdseye View of Baalbek and the Lebanons
Ruins; Valleys; Buildings
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "The Lebanon Mountains, 15 to 20 miles away, reach an altitude of 10,000 feel, and late in the summer, snow may be seen in several places. Around the walls...
Chuck Arnold on horseback
Valleys; Arnold, Chuck; Horseback riding
Chuck Arnold of the Lazy T. Dude Ranch overlooking the Wallowa Valley, Oregon.
Man viewing valley below
Scenic overlooks; Valleys
Valleys; Glacial valleys
Image Description from historic lecture booklet: "Mountain glaciers also mold their valleys, giving them broad floors curving upward at the sides so that the cross profile resembles a wide U. Mountain...
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