John Burroughs at the Grand Canyon, 1909

A. Lumiere & Ses Fils1909

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford
Dearborn, MI, United States

John Burroughs (1837-1921) was an internationally known naturalist and writer whose nature essays were well received in both literary and scientific circles. From his home in the Catskills of upstate New York, Burroughs wrote mostly about what could be found in accessible and familiar landscapes. He wanted his readers to appreciate the natural world that surrounded them.


  • Title: John Burroughs at the Grand Canyon, 1909
  • Creator: A. Lumiere & Ses Fils
  • Date Created: 1909
  • Location: France, Lyon, United States, Arizona, Grand Canyon
  • Subject Keywords: Burroughs, John, 1837-1921, Naturalists, National parks and reserves, Autochromes (Photographs), Photographic transparencies
  • Type: Photographs
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Autochrome (Photograph)
  • Object ID:
  • Image ID: THF116209
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

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