July 14, 2003

Rephotography: Grand Canyon

Review of a recent rephotographic project:
Robert H. Webb's Grand Canyon, a Century of Change features pairs of matched photos, old and new. The author, a hydrologist involved with Glen Canyon Environmental Studies, spent seven months replicating hundreds of photographic views from the Stanton expedition of 1889-90.
Grand Canyon, a Century of Change: Rephotography of the 1889-1890 Stanton Expedition. University of Arizona Press, 1230 North Park Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719. 290 pages, 1996. $26.95, paper; $60, cloth.

Posted by Scott Fisher at July 14, 2003 6:04 AM
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