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    • Redfish Lake Lodge Construction

    • Automobiles; Automobile repair; Building construction; Log buildings; Logs; Trees
    • Two unidentified men kneel on the ground to work on a Ford Model T car. The completed Refish Lake Lodge Gas Station is in the background on the left.
    • Redfish Lake Lodge Construction

    • Building construction; Logs; Carpenters;
    • An unknown man in wool chaps (left) standing with George Washington Blackman (right), who was was said to be the first African-American resident of Custer County and one of the carpenters hired to work on Redfish Lodge. Both men stand in front of a...
    • Lost Valley Tepee

    • Tipis; Indigenous peoples;
    • Spokane Scientist Elsie Hanft (left) kneels in front of a white tepee while a Native American woman and a young girl sit around it, photograph taken during an expedition to Lost Valley, near Craters of the Moon.
    • Lost Valley Expedition

    • Canyons; Explorers; Rock formations;
    • Twelve unidentified men and women explored Lost Valley near Arco with Robert W. Limbert in 1926. These people were part of the Seattle Mountaineers and Mount Stuart Alpine Clubs.
    • Bear Tracks in Lava Fields

    • Animal tracks; Volcanic rock;
    • Scattered in the lava ash were hundreds of bear tracks that could be traced for miles. The rumor of a dwarf grizzly bear was one of the initial reasons why Robert W. Limbert wanted to explore the unnamed Craters of the Moon area since the mid-1910s.
    • Lava Fields

    • Volcanic rock; Explorers; Cameras; Rifles; Canteens (Beverage containers); Backpacking
    • Three men from the expedition rest while traveling over the volcanic ground. Ad Santel (left) holds a camera while one man drinks from a canteen and another holds a rifle.
    • Exploring Craters of the Moon

    • Volcanic rock; Horses;
    • A line of pack horses make a half circle as they cross the volcanic soil of the Craters of the Moon area. The horses are barely distinguishable from the rocks on the right side of the photo, about a quarter of the way down from the top.
    • Pettit Lake

    • Mountains; Lakes & ponds; Trees;
    • The Sawtooth Mountains are reflected in the water of Pettit Lake (named by Robert W. Limbert and historically known as Petit Lake). Pettit Lake sits at an altitude of 6,996 feet.
    • Snake River Petroglyphs

    • Rock formations; Rock art; Explorers
    • Robert W. Limbert visiting Map Rock and other petroglyphs located between Murphy and Melba, Idaho, "on the road from Nampa to Givens Hot Springs." Limbert visited the petroglyphs after Doc Hisom showed him Kodak prints that he took of the area in...
    • Hell Roaring Lake

    • Lakes & ponds; Mountains;
    • View looking across Hell Roaring Lake. At an altitude of 7,407 feet, Hell Roaring Lake is one of many lakes located in the Sawtooth Mountain Range photographed by Robert W. Limbert. The lake displays a mirror image of the mountains.

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