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Page in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Emma Dean

 
 
Emma Dean Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 13, 2010
1. Emma Dean Marker
Inscription.
A slightly larger, but reasonable replica of the 16 ft. pine rowboat in which Major John Wesley Powell first explored the canyons of the Colorado River in 1869. This craft was constructed by Walt Disney Productions and used in the river running sequences of "Ten Who Dared," a motion picture version of Powell's River Expedition
 
Erected by John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum.
 
Location. 36° 55.154′ N, 111° 27.593′ W. Marker is in Page, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Powell Boulevard and Navajo Drive, on the right when traveling north on Lake Powell Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at the John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 North Lake Powell Boulevard, Page AZ 86040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saurischia Dinosaur Tracks (a few steps from this marker); Crossing of the Fathers (a few steps from this marker); Glen Canyon Dam (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dinosaur Tracks (approx. 1.8 miles away); Bureau of Reclamation Memorial Fountain
Emma Dean and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 13, 2010
2. Emma Dean and Marker
(approx. 1.8 miles away); Glen Canyon Bridge / Cableways (approx. 1.9 miles away); Concrete Bucket / Concrete Core Sample (approx. 1.9 miles away); Turbine Runner (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Page.
 
Also see . . .
1. "Ten Who Dared". (Submitted on February 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum. (Submitted on February 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EnvironmentExplorationPatriots & PatriotismWaterways & Vessels
 
John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 13, 2010
3. John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 779 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 16, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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