Grand Canyon History

(From The Great Unknown, The Journals of the Historic First Expedition Down the Colorado River, John Cooley, 1998)


John Wesley Powell, Commanding

George Bradley

William Dunn

Frank Goodman — left after Disaster Falls, went to Indian Agency

Billy Hawkins - trapper, may have been fugitive

Andy Hall

Seneca Howland

Oramel Howland

Walter Powell, JWP’s brother, "Old Shady"

John Colton Sumner — proprietor of trading post at Hot Springs, in Middle Park, CO

Journals kept on the river — George Bradley, Billy Hawkins

Written later — John W. Powell, John Sumner

May 24 — August 30, 1869 (71 days duration)

(Page # in parentheses)

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