|Yellowstone National Park|
ca 1910 - 1915
|#4304 - A Park Bear|
|#4321 - Crater of Mud Volcano|
|#4323 - Hyman Terrace, Mammoth Hot Springs|
|#4291 - The Sponge, Upper Geyser Basin|
|#5341 - Silver Gate|
This one helps date the folder. Horse carriages
were phased out around 1915.
|#7713 - Fort Yellowstone|
Many people do not know YNP was guarded by
the US Army in early years.
|#8138 - Northern Pacific Depot and Entrance to Park|
The Northern Pacific was first railroad to serve YNP.
|#4293 - Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone|
from Artist Point
This is the back cover of the folder.
A narrow cut across the top will accomodate the
closing flap you see in the next image.
|Back cover with closing flap.|
Recent skies ...
|August 9 late evening.|
Breezy conditions as clouds move out after
our first rainy weekend in several weeks.
|August 11 about 8 PM|
|August 11 at sunset. Smoke in the skies from regional|
forest fires adds to the color.
|August 12 near sunset.|
|August 17 near sunset.|
|August 18 just after sunset. We did not even notice|
crows in tres on left until looking at the picture later.
Do you see them? We were trying to capture the way
the mountains created shadows in the sky.
|August 18 after sunset. Olympic Mountains to the west.|
Maritime Update ...
We noticed two NOAA ships in harbor this past week.
|NOAA ship Bell M Shimada|
in Elliott Bay at anchorage.
|NOAA ship Thomas G Thompson|
near Pier 90
Thank you for stopping by John's Island.