Desert, Rock Formation, Price, and Helper-Utah

Item

Maurice_WWII071.jpg

Title

Desert, Rock Formation, Price, and Helper-Utah

Description

Train Illustrations - (Illinois to California) - WWII Drawings.
Four ink drawings of Utah landscape made from the train while traveling to Marysville, California.
The following is written along two sides of the pate, "September 8th 1944 - We had crossed the Rocky Mts. and came into this desert, I went to sleep in the heart of the Rockies and I awoke in the midst of the desolation you see in the top two pictures. The rock formations were very beautiful however."
(1.) "Desert, Utah."
(2.) "Rock Formations, Utah."
(3.) "Price, Utah. One end of town was filled with these small hovels. Just like the deep South."
(4.) "Scene outside Price, Utah"
(5.) "Helper, Utah. This was very impressive."
Maurice.1029

Creator

Maurice, Alfred P., ‏ 1921-

Date

1944

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
In Copyright: Hamersly Library has determined, as of 05/12/2020, this item is in copyright, which is held by Alfred P. Maurice.

Type

Image; StillImage

Coverage

United States

Citation

Maurice, Alfred P., ‏ 1921-, “Desert, Rock Formation, Price, and Helper-Utah
,” Omeka @ WOU, accessed November 27, 2021, https://omeka.wou.edu/document/1039.