Western Views and Eastern Visions

July 31, 1980 – February 1, 1981

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

3rd Floor, Hall of Photography Exhibition Gallery Floor Plan

View 170 photographs and 15 paintings and drawings of the "Western Wilderness" executed by early U.S. Geological Survey explorer-photographers, artists, and their predecessors. Also included is a life-size diorama of a typical explorer-photographer setting up his equipment.