Canyon Country Community Lecture Series Presents Ellsworth and Emory Kolb’s Grand Canyon Film

Canyon Country Community Lecture Series Presents Ellsworth and Emory Kolb’s Grand Canyon Film

photoMay 19th: During the fall and winter of 1911-12, pioneering Grand Canyon photographers Ellsworth and Emery Kolb rowed down the Green and Colorado rivers and through the Grand Canyon. Remarkably, they brought a new-fangled motion picture camera along for the ride and became the first to record the Grand Canyon on motion picture film. The resulting movie, with additional Canyon and River footage, was shown at the Grand Canyon for over sixty years.

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