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Bell, William 1830-1910

Overview
Works: 94 works in 98 publications in 1 language and 697 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Photographs  Obituaries 
Roles: Photographer, Patent holder
Classifications: PZ7.H6644, [E]
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Most widely held works by William Bell
Wheeler's photographic survey of the American West, 1871-1873 by Timothy H O'Sullivan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
50 landscape photographs by Timothy O'Sullivan & William Bell
One/many : western American survey photographs by Bell and O'Sullivan by Joel Snyder ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chocolate Butte, Paria Creek, Arizona by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men, survey crew members in hats and pants tucked into tall leather boots, stand on barren sandy ground. Shows an eroded sandstone pillar identified as "Chocolate Butte" and eroded slopes in Paria Creek Valley, Coconino County, Arizona
Rain sculpture, Salt Creek Cañon, Utah by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perched rock, Rocker Creek, Arizona by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Expedition of 1872 by Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stereoscopic views from the 1872 Wheeler expedition in the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River and its tributaries: Jacob's Pool, Colorado Basin; men in Kanab Creek Canyon, near junction with Grand Canyon; nude man at a "dripping spring" in Kanab Canyon used as a shower bath; mouth of Kanab Creek in the Grand Canyon, showing high, steep canyon walls; mouth of the Paria, showing canyon; looking up the scree-covered canyon walls; looking into Marble Canyon from the rim; the canyon at Sheavwitz Crossing; northern wall of the Grand Canyon near the foot of To-ro-weap valley, man in the foreground and the edge of the canyon; "Vermillion Cliff" from Jacobs Pool, Ariz., showing rounded hills in the foreground and steep plateau in the background; Salt Lake Canyon, Utah. Some views duplicated
Grand Canon of the Colorado by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man with a hat and tall boots, a member of the Corps of Engineers, sits and poses on a rock at probably Toroweap Point on the edge of a chasm at the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), in Arizona. Shows rounded sandstone rocks and layered, eroded canyon walls in the distance
Mouth of Kanab Wash by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
View of steep rock walls, a narrow valley and Kanab Creek in Kanab Canyon (Coconino County), Arizona. Rocks and a structure, possibly a tent, are beside the creek bed
The Grand Canon of the Colorado by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man from the Corps of Engineers survey crew crouches behind a box camera, on a tripod, near the Colorado River and the confluence with Kanab Creek in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows footprints in the sand and a glass bottle near the man. Layered canyon walls are in the distance
Comus by John Milton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Alice and her two younger brothers become lost in the woods, the children separate, and Alice is captured by an evil magician named Comus
Bell collection by William Bell ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers relating to Bell's work as photographer for the Wheeler expedition of 1872 and a transit of Venus expedition to Santa Cruz, Patagonia (Argentina) in 1882. Includes stereographs from Bell's expeditions and other subjects, as well as some by William Henry Jackson; commissions; and obituaries
Wheeler's geographical survey stereoscopic views by Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.) ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection consists of fifty stereoscopic cards taken by photographers Timothy H. O'Sullivan and William W. Bell between 1871 and 1874 during the Army Corps of Engineers geographical survey led by Lieutenant George Montague Wheeler. The views in this collection consist of geological formations (including some of the first images of the Grand Canyon); members of the Zuni, Mojave, Navajo, Apache, and Ute tribes; scenic views; and ancient puebloan ruins
Colorado River, above the mouth of the Paria by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Eroded sandstone canyon walls and talus are beside the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon near the confluence with the Paria River (Coconino County), Arizona
Grand Canon, mouth of Kanab Wash by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two members of the geological survey stand or sit on boulders beside the Colorado River near the confluence with Kanab Creek in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. One of the men is wrapped in a woven blanket, and holds possibly a sketchbook. Shows sunlight on eroded canyon walls in the distance
Cañon of Kanab Wash, Colorado River, looking south by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Limestone walls, Kanab Wash by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stereograph shows man sitting on rock in front of canyon walls
Sand sculpture by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of a limestone rock eroded by sand from the Colorado River in probably Arizona. A hat is displayed on the rock to show scale. Sand and rocks are in the river bed
Marble Canon by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sun reflects off the surface of the Colorado River in Marble Canyon (later part of Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows talus beside the river and eroded sandstone and limestone walls
Yellow Pine by William Bell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1872 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
View of a tall Ponderosa pine tree on a wooded hillside. Shows a man from the Corps of Engineers beneath the tree
 
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Alternative Names
Bell, William
William H. Bell
Languages
English (18)
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