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Wheeler, Olin D. (Olin Dunbar), 1852-1925



  • Existence: 1852 - 1925

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Olin D. Wheeler collection of photographs of Yosemite Valley

Identifier: Ayer-Photographs-box-68-70, 88

This collection of 179 photographic prints contains 71 views of Yosemite National Park, including tourists traveling in Yosemite Transportation vehicles and private cars. Wheeler also compiled a collection of photographs of the landscapes and Native Americans along the route of the Lewis and Clark expedition while researching his two-volume book The Trail of Lewis and Clark. This collection is part of the Edward E. Ayer Collection of Photographs.

Dates: approximately 1880-1925

Olin D. Wheeler papers

Identifier: VAULT-Ayer-MS-3220

Mainly correspondence, notes, and writings of author, topographer, and Northern Pacific Railway executive Olin Dunbar Wheeler regarding Custer and the Battle of Little Big Horn; also articles about Wheeler and reviews of his work.

Dates: 1892-1924

Additional filters:

Automobile travel -- California -- Yosemite National Park -- Photographs 1
California, Northern -- Photographs 1
Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (N.D.) -- Photographs 1
Indians of North America -- Maps 1
Indians of North America -- Northwestern States -- Photographs 1