Athabasca Glacier, 1917

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Also ‘Wilcox view’ – taken from Wilcox trail on opposit peak. A view of Athabasca glacier as it was in 1917, when photographed by Arthur Oliver Wheeler during the period he was working on the Interprovincial boundary survey.

The source image for this etching is courtesy of the online Mountain Legacy Project database (from the station at Wilcox Ridge No. 1).

June 16, 2021

Etching, edition of 7, 6×7 inches.