3 edition of America, scenic and descriptive, from Alaska to the Gulf of Mexico found in the catalog.
America, scenic and descriptive, from Alaska to the Gulf of Mexico
George Reed Cromwell
|Statement||Edited by Prof. Geo. R. Cromwell.|
|Series||Trans-Atlantic series,, v. 1, no. 1-21.|
|LC Classifications||E168 .C94|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 p. l.,  p.|
|Number of Pages||336|
|LC Control Number||02001896|
PAGE: The Sublimely Grand and Incomparable Scenery of America. —Picturesque lands and places of other countries—Engagement of a corps of Photographers—Equipment of our Camera car—A trip to the Rocky Mountains—Hasty resumé of the pictorial districts visited—From summer climes to Alaska’s glacial shores—Excursions by car, stage, donkey and foot—Educational benefits of the tour. Approximately 40 percent of Alaska’s population lives in Anchorage. This diverse city of , includes many members of the military, Native Alaskans, individuals who work for the oil industry and adventure-seeking types who want to get away from the Lower Alaska. TATAUQ. Alaska is a subarctic wonderland, a wilderness twice the size of Texas with a population one tenth the size of New York City. All kinds of creatures lurk in its snowy mountains and along its icy shores, from grizzlies to killer whales.
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America Scenic and Descriptive from Alaska to the Gulf of Mexico. A Series of Panoramic Pictures Photographically Delineating the Superb Natural and Artistic Features of the North American Continent including its historic shrines, industrial hives, urban and rural life, lake, river, and mountain scenery, and wealth of other picturesque landscape beauties [Cromwell, Professor George R.] on Author: Professor George R.
Cromwell. The Gulf Coast Route of the All-American Road encompasses the Alaska Marine Highway service in Southcentral Alaska, Kodiak and the Aleutian Islands.
Prince William Sound. The Prince William Sound ferry routes take you through the incredible beauty of the Gulf of Alaska and Lower Cook Inlet.
To the bleached reefs & oil stains on my feet in Galveston beach. The book is a great mix of ecology, archeology, history and natural beauty to man made disaster. Sadly this book on THE GULF only covers the American Gulf coast.
Much the GULF extends into Mexico, Central America & South America. or is my geography over extended/5(). It’s no wonder why the US is called “America the Beautiful!” In our opinion, these are America’s 10 most scenic roadtrips listed in alphabetic order by state.
Alaska – Highway 1 from Anchorage to Seward. For an exceptional mile journey, travel Highway 1 from Anchorage to Seward. The Drive: Seward Highway. The Scene: Catch a glimpse of Alaska's best views along the mile long Seward Highway. America The iconic drive follows the Turnagain Arm from Anchorage to the road between the months of May and September to witness the Aleutian Range and Alaska Range in all their glory, while keeping an eye out for Dall sheep perched on the cliffside.
The Gulf of Mexico (Spanish: Golfo de México) is an ocean basin and a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean, largely surrounded by the North American continent.
It is bounded on the northeast, north and northwest scenic and descriptive the Gulf Coast of the United States, on the southwest and south by the Mexican states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatan, and Quintana Roo, and on the southeast by. Scenic America has assembled the only comprehensive, nationwide scenic byways database, and we are pleased to share it with the public.
Each two-page document includes information about that state’s scenic byways program, in addition to a listing and map of all state and national scenic.
The Alaska Highway. Stretching miles from Delta Junction, southeast of Fairbanks, all the way to Dawson Creek in British Colombia, Canada, the Alaska Highway (also known as the ALCAN) is considered one of the world’s top scenic drives. Constructed during World War II, this well-maintained road winds through some truly spectacular terrain.
Descriptions, maps and links to related information for over America's most scenic roads. Scenic train rides operated today carry many similarities to those hosted decades ago. Tourist companies have been successful at exploiting niches, like dinner train themes, trips for Christmas ("The Polar Express" rides have proven especially popular since Warner Brothers' acclaimed movie, based from Chris Van Allsburg's children's.
12 Unimaginably Beautiful Places In Alaska That You Must See Before You Die. Alaska is so packed with beautiful places it is almost impossible to choose just a few.
We’ve done our best to narrow it down to the most incredible views that Alaska has to offer. Head to these impossibly beautiful spots for the best Alaska has to offer. Richardson Highway: Just out of Valdez heading north, the Richardson Highway rises quickly from sea level to more than 2, feet, switching back and forth on the side of a each turn, the drop down the impassable slope becomes more amazing.
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Hop aboard the Coastal mid-May to mid-September, the train runs miles from Anchorage to Seward, chugging alongside the Chugach Mountains and the Turnagain Arm waterway (inexplorer James Cook had to “turn again” when he couldn't find the Northwest Passage), which.
Surrounded by three oceans and the Gulf of Mexico, North America appeals to travellers from all over the world with its vast, contrasting landscapes. Relive the famous Gold Rush of the 19th century on the West Coast.
Or discover the birthplaces of jazz in Louisiana and blues in Chicago. You know, they don't call it "America the Beautiful" for nothing. Of course, you could venture to all ends of the earth to see some impressive places, but you don't have to travel far at all to see the most beautiful places in the US that make for some of the country's best road trip list is filled with the most breathtaking places you almost have to see to believe.
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Hubbard Glacier. The largest tidewater glacier in North America and nicknamed the "Galloping Glacier," this east massive Ice Age remnant is rapidly advancing toward the Gulf of Alaska into. Monument Valley Scenic Road This is a mile dirt road, at Monument Valley, in the Four Corners area on the Utah-Arizona border.
Visitors may explore the scenic drive through the park in private vehicles or book a half-day or full-day jeep tour to explore the area's backroads and sacred lands with the help of a. The first book in this series is written by Rick Quinn, an Arizona native, who has driven more than half a million miles from Tierra del Fuego to Alaska.
He is an expert on the history, archeology, and culture of the American Southwest. These are scenic detours that begin and end at Interstate Highways found in Arizona and New Mexico. The National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage.
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The 49th state is home to some of North America’s most extreme and incredible scenery. From the snowcapped mountains rising over Juneau to the vast skies over Fairbanks and the glaciers of Denali, Alaska is filled with some of the most scenic spots you’ll find anywhere in the world.
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From Canada to Panama, North America is home to some of the most stunning lakes in the world, boasting a wide variety of landscapes, attractions and history. Here are 9 of the continent’s most scenic lake destinations. Crater Lake, Oregon, USA Filling the caldera left behind by the collapse of the Mount Mazama volcano, [ ].
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Every itinerary includes a stay at our McKinley Chalet Resort, an exclusive wilderness retreat at the gateway to Denali. To explore the road less traveled, take the Old Glenn Highway to Palmer, a back road that feels like old Alaska.
This mile country road cuts through the heart of Alaska’s farmland and is a scenic, quiet alternative between Anchorage and road accesses state parks and recreation areas, petting zoos, and hiking trails and passes through picturesque. Interactive Map of United States: Look for places and addresses in United States with our street and route map.
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Riding the scenic Alaska Railroad is a relaxing and memorable experience where you can sit back and relax in the comfort of one of the train’s glass-domed cars or from an outdoor viewing platform to enjoy the stunning landscapes.
In many cases, the train travels away from the highways, offering views only seen from the rails. These itineraries feature the Alaska Railroad and some of our.
Travelers to New Mexico will see exactly why the state is nicknamed the “Land of Enchantment” on a fall drive on the Sunspot Scenic Byway. A mile drive from downtown Charleston, South Carolina's Angel Oak is easily one of the most beautiful places in America.
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Whether it’s a Griswold-style family vacation or a simple Sunday cruise, road trips are classic America—especially when looking out your windows. Alaska Is Big!. You could fit Florida into Alaska 10 times.
One-fifth the size of the Lo Alaska is bigger than Texas, California, and Montana combined. Alaska is also far-flung: times wider (east to west) and times taller (north to south) than north to south, Alaska measures miles, the distance from Denver to Mexico City, and east to west miles, the.
Trying local cuisine is an adventure as well with fresh Bison, Reindeer, & Carabou plentiful in Alaska. “ There is so much beautiful scenery and wildlife around every corner, I spent entire days just driving up and down the Alaska Highway.Answer: The Colorado River rises in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado and flows west and south for 1, miles (2, kilometers) into the Gulf of California in northwestern Mexico.
Its drainage basin coverssquare miles (, square kilometers) and includes parts of seven states—Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Nevada, Arizona.Gulf of Alaska, broad inlet of the North Pacific on the south coast of Alaska, U.S.
Bounded by the Alaska Peninsula and Kodiak Island (west) and Cape Spencer (east), it has a surface area ofsquare miles (1, square km).
The coast is deeply indented by fjords and other inlets, including Cook Inlet and Prince William Sound (on either side of the Kenai Peninsula).