Guide to the Rich County Aerial photograph collection
1959

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Overview of the Collection

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Title: Rich County Aerial photograph collection
Dates: 1959 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 6 boxes (4.0 linear feet)
Collection Number: USU_P0470
Summary: The Rich County aerial photograph collection consists of 615 high-altitude images taken in 1959 probably by the Aerial Photography Field Office in Salt Lake City. There are also images from Bear Lake County on the Utah/Idaho border and Uintah and Lincoln Counties along the Utah/Wyoming border.
Repository: Utah State University.
Merrill-Cazier Library.Special Collections and ArchivesPhotograph Collections

Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
3000 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-3000
Phone: 435 797-2663
Fax: 435 797-2880
Email: scweb@usu.edu

Languages: Material in English 

Historical Note

Before 1978 a number of federal agencies conducted high altitude surveys. In 1978 The National High Altitude Photography program was created to consolidate federal high altitude photography activities to save money. The images in this collection were probably used as part of the Soil Conservation Survey.

Content Description

The Rich County aerial photograph collection consists of high-altitude images taken in 1959 probably by the Aerial Photography Field Office in Salt Lake City. There are also images from Bear Lake County on the Utah/Idaho border and Uintah and Lincoln Counties along the Utah/Wyoming border. These images are from 9" x 9" negatives and taken at 1:20,000. The date the image was taken is usually in the upper left-hand corner.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

No restrictions on use, except: not available through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Use :  

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Rich County Aerial photograph collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Photograph Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation :  

Initial Citation: USU_P0470; Rich County Aerial photograph collection; Photograph Collections Special Collections and Archives. Utah State University Merrill-Cazier Library. Logan, Utah.

Following Citations:USU_P0470, USUSCA.

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Processed in 2011

Acquisition Information :  

Donated by the Soil Conservation Survey (Now the National Resources Conservation Service) office in Utah.

Related Materials :  

For more aerial photographs of Cache and Box Elder Counties see P0330, P0383, and P0472


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box
Folder
1 1 01-01-01 through 01-01-10: Covers area near Idaho/Wyoming border near the Cokeville airport leading south along CO Rd 207 (Frames 07-10) on the Wyoming side of the Utah/Wyoming border. 1959
1 2 01-02-01 through 01-02-10: Covers area along Bear River on the Wyoming side of the Utah/Wyoming border along CO Rd 220 (Frames 03-09) leading south over SR-30/SR-89 (Frames 06-07) ending in the Crawford Mountain rainge in Wyoming. 1959
1 3 01-03-01 through 01-03-15: Covers Wyoming side of the Utah/Wyoming border along the Crawford Mountain range, area east of Randolph leading south to area east of Woodruff. 1959
1 4 01-04-01 through 01-04-09: Covers Wyoming side of the Utah/Wyoming border along area of current day Woodruff Narrows Reservoir (Frames 01-04) over CO Rd 101 (Frames 03-05) and SR-16/SR-89 (Frames 05-09) leading south to area of current day Bear River, WY (Frames 08-09.) 1959
1 5 01-05-01 through 01-05-09: Covers Wyoming side of the Utah/Wyoming border starting just south of Bear River, WY along CO Rd 105 (Frames 01-03) and over Current day Evanston-Uinta County Burns Field Airport (Frame 06) and ending over US-80 (Frames 07-09) west of Evanston. 1959
1 6 01-06-01 through 01-06-14: Covers Utah/Wyoming border along the Utah side over US-80 (Frames 02-05) west of Evanston leading south and ending in the area between Neponset REservoir and Bear River, WY. 1959
1 7 01-07-01 through 01-07-16: Covers Utah/Wyoming border on the Utah side over SR-16 (Frames 02-04) west of Bear River, WY leading north over the Crawford Mountain range, east of Randolph. 1959
1 8 01-08-01 through 01-08-09: Covers Utah/Wyoming border along Utah side east of Randolph along the Crawford Mountain range over SR-30 (Frames 07-08.) 1959
1 9 01-09-01 through 01-09-15: Covers Utah/Wyoming border on the Utah side starting east of Six Mile Reservoir over South Lake (Frames 08-09) leading north and ending just past the Utah/Idaho border. 1959
1 10 01-10-01 through 01-10-14: Covers Idaho/Utah border in mountainous area between Bear Lake and Cokeville, ID leading south to the Sixmile Reservoir (Frames 12-14) east of Laketown, UT. 1959
1 11 01-11-01 through 01-11-10: Covers area south of Sixmile Rerservoir along Bear River Valley over SR-30/SR-16 (Frames 03-04) leading south to Rex Peak (Frame 10) east of Randolph. 1959
1 12 01-12-01 through 01-12-10: Covers area near Rex Peak (Frame 01) east of Randolph, leading south along the Crawford Mountain range to area east of Woodruff near SR-16 (Frames 09-10.) 1959
1 13 01-13-01 through 01-13-10: Covers area east of Woodruff along the edge of the Crawford Mountain range and SR-16 (Frames 01-05) leading south and ending over the Neponset Reservoir (Frames 08-10.) 1959
1 14 01-14-01 through 01-14-14: Covers area South of Neponset Reservoir (Frame 01) leading south over Crave REservoir (Frames 01-07) and Sutton Reservoir (Frames 09-10) and following along SR-189/US-80 (Frames 10-14.) 1959
2 1 02-01-01 through 02-01-10: Covers area along SR-189/US-80 (Frames 01-05) over Shearing Corral Reservoir (Frames 06-08) south of Suttons Reservoir (Frames 06-08) leads north to area just west of Crane Reservoir. 1959
2 2 02-02-01 through 02-02-11: Covers area west of Crane Reservoir leading north over Neponset Reservoir (Frames 06-07) to Blue Grass Pond (Frame 11.) 1959
2 3 02-03-01 through 02-03-12: Covers area near Blue Grass Pond (Frame 01) heading north through Bear River Valley, over Woodruff (Frames 03-05), along SR-16 (Frames 03-09) to the area east of Randolph. 1959
2 4 02-04-01 through 02-04-10: Covers area east of Randolph leading north along SR-16 (Frames 02-06) over SR-30 (Frame 06) ending over Sixmile Reservoir (Frame 10.) 1959
2 5 02-05-01 through 02-05-12: Covers area over Sixmile Reservoir (Frame 01) leading north over the Utah/Idaho border east of Bear Lake. 1959
2 6 02-06-01 through 02-06-15: Covers area from Idaho/Utah border, east of Bear Lake then south to SR-30. 1959
2 7 02-07-01 through 02-07-09: Covers area southeast of Bear Lake over SR-30 (Frames 01-03) leading south along SR-16 (Frames 06-09) and over Randolph (Frames08-09.) 1959
2 8 02-08-01 through 02-08-08: Covers area just south of Randolph along SR-16 (Frames 01-08) and ends over SR-39 (Frame 08), west of Woodruff (Frame 08.) 1959
2 9 02-09-01 through 02-09-09: Covers area over Woodruff (Frame 01) leading south to the area west of Neponset Reservoir. 1959
2 10 02-10-01 through 02-10-10: Covers southern part of Rich county just north of SR-189/US-80 leading north over the Saleratus Reservoirs (Frames 09-10.) 1959
2 11 02-11-01 through 02-11-14: Covers area just north of the Saleratus Reservoirs leading north over the west mountain range of Bear River Valley, over SR-39 (Frame 14.) 1959
2 12 02-12-01 through 02-12-10: Covers area from SR-39 (Frame 01) leading north to Little Creek Reservoir (Fram 10) west of Randolph. 1959
2 13 02-13-01 through 02-13-08: Covers area over Little Creek Reservoir (Frame 01) west of Randolph leading north over SR-30 (Frame 07-08) southeast of Bear Lake. 1959
2 14 02-14-01 through 02-14-14: Covers area over SR-30 (Frame 01) southeast of Bear Lake leading north over the Utah/Idaho border along the east side of Bear Lake. 1959
3 1 03-01-01 through 03-01-15: Covers area along the east shore of Bear Lake on Eastshore Rd/N Cisco Rd (Frames 01-10) starting over the Idaho/Utah border and ends south over SR-30 (Frame 15), southeast of Bear Lake. 1959
3 2 03-02-01 through 03-02-16: Covers area from SR-30 (Frame 01) on the southeast of Bear Lake leading south over Little Creek Reservoir (Frames 08-09) ending in the mountains northwest of Woodruff. 1959
3 3 03-03-01 through 03-03-09: Covers area near the southwest corner of Neponset Reservoir leading south to mountain area near the south end of Rich County between Crane Reservoir and the Saleratus Reservoirs. 1959
3 4 03-04-01 through 03-04-09: Covers area Northwest of Shearing Corral Reservoir leading south to US-80/SR-189 (Frames 08-09.) 1959
3 5 03-05-01 through 03-05-09: Covers area from US-80/SR-189 (Frame 01) leading north to area west of Saleratus Reservoir. 1959
3 6 03-06-01 through 03-06-10: Covers area west of Saleratus Reservoir ending just south of SR-39, west of Woodruff. 1959
3 7 03-07-01 through 03-07-11: covers area over SR-39 (Frames 04-06) west of Woodruff. 1959
3 8 03-08-01 through 03-08-08: Covers area over Laketown/SR-30 (Frame01) over the east coast of Bear lake along N Cisco Rd (Frames 01-08) ending near the Utah/Idaho border. 1959
4 1 04-01-01 through 04-01-09: Covers area along SR-30 (Frames 01-04) on the west coast of Bear Lake down past Laketown (Frames 04-05) and the eastern part of Round Valley (Frames 06-07.) 1959
4 2 04-02-01 through 04-02-14: Covers area south of Round Valley leading south to the mountain area northeast of Birch Creek Reservoir. 1959
4 3 04-03-01 through 04-03-15: Covers area east of Birch Creek Reservoir (Frames 02-03) and north of SR-39 (Frames 03-05) leading south past modern day area of Woodruff Reservoir (Frames 05-06.) 1959
4 4 04-04-01 through 04-04-12: Covers area over Round Valley (Frame 01) on the southeast edge of Bear lake following north to the east coast over Meadowville (Frame 03) SR-30 (Frames 04-09) Pickleville (Frames 06-07) and Garden City (Frames 08-09) up to US-89 (Frames 10-11) and the Utah/Idaho border. 1959
4 5 04-05-01 through 04-05-09: Covers area west of Pickleville (Frame 01) leading south over Meadowville (Frame 04) to the area southwest of Roundvalley in the Cache National Forest. 1959
4 6 04-06-01 through 04-06-12: Covers area southwest of Roundvalley leading south through the Cache National Forest ending southeast of SR-101. 1959
4 7 04-07-01 through 04-07-16: Covers area north of SR-39 down through the Cache National Forest ending in a mountainous area between SR-39 (Frames 05-07) and Neponset Reservoir. 1959
4 8 04-08-01 through 04-08-11: Covers the mountainous area of Cache National Forest between SR-39 and Neponset Reservoir leading north and ending over SR-39 (Frames 10-11.) 1959
4 9 04-09-01 through 04-09-12: Covers area just north of SR-39 in the Cache National Forest leading north to a mountainous area west of Randolph. 1959
5 1 05-01-01 through 05-01-10: Covers area west of Saleratus Reservoir Number 1 and leads north through the Cache National Forest over the modern area of Woodruff Reservoir (Frames 13-14) o SR-39 (Frame 14.) 1959
5 2 05-02-01 through 05-02-12: Covers area over SR-39 (Frames 01-02) and Birch Creek Reservoir (Frames 01-02) leading north to mountainous area west of Little Creek Reservoir. 1959
5 3 05-03-01 through 05-03-12: Covers mountainous area west of Little Creek Reservoir leading north to the southeast corner of Bear Lake over SR-30 (Frames 09-10), Laketown (Frames 09-11) and along N Cisco Rd (Frames 10-12). 1959
5 4 05-04-01 through 05-04-12: Covers mountainous area west of Randolph in the Cache National Forest and leads north to Round Valley (Frames 10-12) on the southwest end of Bear Lake. 1959
5 5 05-05-01 through 05-05-10: Covers mountainous area in the Cache National Forest south of Round Valley leading north to the area west of Meadowville. 1959
5 6 05-06-01 through 05-06-10: Covers mountainous area in the Cache National Forest on the west side of Garden City leading north over US-89/Logan Canyon (Frames 04-05) and over the Utah/Idaho border ending west of Fish Haven, ID (Fame 10.) 1959
5 7 05-07-01 through 05-07-14: Covers mountainous area west of Fish Haven, ID leading south over the Idaho/Utah border and over US-89/Logan Canyon (Frames 04-07) ending in a mountainous area of the Cache National Forest west of Meadowville. 1959
5 8 05-08-01 through 05-08-14: Covers mountainous area of the Cache National Forest Southeast of Causey Reservoir leading north over SR-39 (Frames 09-11) to a mountainous area between SR-101 and SR-16. 1959
5 9 05-09-01 through 05-09-12: Covers area in the Cache National Forest north of SR-39 (Frames 04-08) and west of Woodruff leading south to mountainous area northeast of Causey Reservoir. 1959
6 1 (Enlarged Frames) 06-01-01 through 06-01-04: (Enlarged Frames Only): Frame 1 covers area just south of the Saleretus Reservoirs, Frames 2-4 covers area along the west coast of Bear Lake. 1959

Subjects

      • Geographical Names :
      • Bear Lake County (Idaho) -- Aerial photographs
      • Lincoln County (Wyo.) -- Aerial photographs.
      • Rich County (Utah) -- Aerial photographs
      • Uinta County (Wyo.) -- Aerial photographs

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