The Burgess Shale

The Mighty Glaciers

“The glaciers must be measured, and I shall hope to use the camera seriously, and get all I can. Last summer’s work was such a disappointment in photographic results.”

Letter to Charles Walcott, 4-1-1912

Glacier climbing, unknown location in the Canadian Rockies, 1905.
Glacier climbing, unknown location in the Canadian Rockies, 1905.
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