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Anderson, Martin J. "First Through the Canyon: Powell's Lucky Voyage in 1869." The Journal of Arizona History, 1979.

Aton, James M. "John Wesley Powell." Boise State University, 1994.

Bartlett, Richard A. "Great Surveys of the American West." University of Oklahoma Press, 1980.

Darrah, William Culp. "Powell of the Colorado." Princeton University Press, 1951.

Dellenbaugh, Frederick S. "A Canyon Voyage: The Narrative of the Second Powell Expedition down the Green-Colorado River from Wyoming, and the Explorations on Land, in the Years 1871 and 1872." University of Arizona Press, 1984.

Fowler, Don D. "The Western Photographs of John K. Hillers: Myself in the Water." Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989.

Fowler, Don D., Robert C Euler, and Catherine S. Fowler. "John Wesley Powell and the Anthropology of the Canyon Country." U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey: U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1969. (Reprinted by the Grand Canyon Natural History Association)

Holmes, Joseph (photographer) and John Wesley Powell. "The Canyons of the Colorado." Chronicle Books, 1996.

Gilbert, Grove Karl, et al. "John Wesley Powell, a Memorial." The Open Court Publishing Company, 1903.

Miller, Peter and Dale, Bruce (photographer). "John Wesley Powell: Vision for the West." National Geographic, April 1994.

Peffer, Louise. "The Closing of the Public Domain: Disposal and Reservation Policies, 1900-50." Ayer Co Pub, 1972.

Powell, John Wesley. "The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons." Penguin Books, 1997.

Shannon, Fred. "Farmer's Last Frontier: Agriculture, 1860 -1897." M E Sharpe, 1989.

Smith, Henry Nash. "Virgin Land; the American West as Symbol and Myth." Harvard University Press, 1971.

Stegner, Wallace. "Beyond the Hundredth Meridian: John Wesley Powell and the Second Opening of the West." Penguin Books, 1992.

Stephens, Hal G., and Eugene M. Shoemaker. "In the Footsteps of John Wesley Powell: An Album of Comparative Photographs of the Green and Colorado Rivers, 1871-72 and 1968." The Powell Society, 1987.

Tikalsky, Frank D. "Historical Controversy, Science, and John Wesley Powell." The Journal of Arizona History, 1982.

To learn more about John Wesley Powell and the exploration of the Colorado River, visit the John Wesley Powell Memorial Museum.

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