Learn about John Wesley Powell’s 10-month journey to map Grand Canyon, which turned into a fight for survival.
Wednesday, January 2
12 PM & 2 PM
In 1869 geologist and explorer John Wesley Powell and his team set out on what was intended to be a leisurely 10-month journey to map Grand Canyon. When misfortune intervened, their journey turned into a fight for survival.
Running time: 53 minutes
This event is free but requires a reservation. To request a reservation, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours beginning one week prior to the event.
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