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Yellowstone History: Apollinaris Spring

apollinaris spring august 14 1957 Teisberg

Somewhat off the beaten (or shall we say paved) track in Yellowstone National Park, Apollinaris Spring has an illustrious history with the park.

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Yellowstone History: Steamship Zillah

Steamboat Zellah, Yellowstone Lake;JP Clum Lantern;1910

The E.C. Waters may be the most famous boat in Yellowstone, but it had an important predecessor: the steamship Zillah.

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Lake Hotel Finalist In Historic Hotels of America’s 2016 Awards of Excellence

Lake Hotel

Lake Hotel has been announced as a finalist in Historic Hotels of America’s 2016 Awards of Excellence.

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Yellowstone History: President Ford Speaks At Old Faithful

Old Faithful erupting behind President Gerald Ford;Cynthia Zimmerli;1976

Forty years ago today, President Gerald Ford delivered a speech in front of Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park.

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Yellowstone Celebrates Christmas In August Alongside NPS Centennial

Christmas in August

It’s that time of year again as Yellowstone celebrates Christmas in August.

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Before National Park Service, U.S. Army Managed Yellowstone

cavalry drill ynp

Before there was the National Park Service, there was the U.S. Army.

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2016 Marks Centennial of Automobile Travel in Yellowstone

Visitors beside tents & model A's;Photographer unknown;No date

The National Park Service’s centennial isn’t the only big milestone this year. 1916 was also the first full season a new mode of transportation was allowed in the Park—the automobile.

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Book Review: Through Early Yellowstone by Janet Chapple

through early yellowstone title

Traveling through early Yellowstone was a far different affair than it is today.

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Yellowstone History: Electric Peak

electric peak a superb landmark of the north side 1920 national parks portfolio robert sterling yard JE Haynes photo

It’s a marvelous sight, seeing Electric Peak crest on the horizon.

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Yellowstone History: Lower Hamilton Store

klamer's store upper geyser basin from reau campbell 1914 guide

Visitors to the Upper Geyser Basin, be they veterans or neophytes, would do well to check out the General Store located on the way to Castle Geyser.

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