Dominguez y Escalante Bicentennial Expedition Collection
Identifier: AC 574
Scope and Content
Collection contains material associated with a 1976 trail ride commemorating the original 1776 Dominguez y Escalante Expedition trail through New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Arizona. This material documents the preliminaries and life on the trail through diaries, journals, and newspapers.
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The collection is open for research.
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The Dominguez y Escalante Bicentennial Expedition (DEBE) was organized to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the original expedition. The twelve participants traveled by horseback for six months, following the 1776 trail as closely as possible. Along the way they were welcomed by many towns and organizations with ceremonies and celebrations.
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- Finding Aid of the Dominguez y Escalante Bicentennial Expedition Collection, 1976
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- © 2014
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- Finding aid is in English
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