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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah

 
Clickable Map of Garfield County, Utah and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Garfield County, UT (37) Beaver County, UT (19) Iron County, UT (58) Kane County, UT (118) Piute County, UT (5) San Juan County, UT (45) Wayne County, UT (18)  GarfieldCounty(37) Garfield County (37)  BeaverCounty(19) Beaver County (19)  IronCounty(58) Iron County (58)  KaneCounty(118) Kane County (118)  (5) Piute County (5)  SanJuanCounty(45) San Juan County (45)  WayneCounty(18) Wayne County (18)
Location of Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah
    Garfield County (37)
    Beaver County (19)
    Iron County (58)
    Kane County (118)
    Piute County (5)
    San Juan County (45)
    Wayne County (18)
 
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1Utah (Garfield County), Bryce Canyon National Park — Bryce Amphitheater
"Before there were any Indians, the Legend People, To-when-an-ung-wa, lived in that place. There were many of them. They were of many kinds - birds, animals, lizards and such things - but they looked like people....For some reason, the . . . Map (db m40537) HM
2Utah (Garfield County), Bryce Canyon National Park — Bryce Canyon Lodge
Union Pacific Railroad served Bryce Canyon well as it grew to national park status. The railroad's vision of the site's potential for tourism culminated in the creation of the "Grand Circle Tour", a tour that traveled to several parks in one trip. . . . Map (db m40550) HM
3Utah (Garfield County), Bryce Canyon National Park — Post-War Service Station
In 1924, when the park was first established, visitors for that year totaled 17,213. A remote locale, poor access, limited on-site accommodations, and few car owners allowed only the elite and the adventurous to come to Bryce Canyon. Twenty years . . . Map (db m40533) HM
4Utah (Garfield County), Bryce Canyon National Park — Stephen Tyng MatherJuly 4, 1867 - Jan. 22, 1930
He laid the foundation of the National Park Service, defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come an end to the good that he has done.Map (db m40524) HM
5Utah (Garfield County), Bryce Canyon National Park — Streetscape
In the early 1920s, the Union Pacific Railroad, the National Park Service and the National Forest Service worked together to develop Bryce Canyon as a national park. This collection of cabins and the Bryce Canyon Lodge are a product of that . . . Map (db m40558) HM
6Utah (Garfield County), Bryce Canyon National Park — Wheeling through the Years
Before Bryce Canyon was a national park, the Union Pacific Railroad conceived the "Grand Circle" of parks; an area that encompassed Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, Cedar Breaks and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. In order for the "Circle" to . . . Map (db m40534) HM
 
May. 15, 2021