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View of the Grand Canyon from near El Tovar Hotel.
With the first view of the Canyon from El Tovar one turns over in his mind the superlatives of his vocabulary in vain effor to find a descriptive word that fits the scene...
View of the Grand Canyon from Grand View Point.
The Colorado River, that looks like a silver thread from the rim of Grand Canyon, is really one of the great waterways of this continent.
View of the Grand Canyon from Cyclorama Point.
"The beholder is at first unimpreesed by any detail; one is overwhelmed by the ensemble of a stupendous panorama, a thousand square miles in extent, that lies wholly beneath the eye, as if one stood upon a mountain peak instead of the level brink of a fearful chasm in the plateau whose oppostie shore is thirteen miles away."