Thursday, June 3, 2010

Desert View Watchtower, Grand Canyon

Desert View Watchtower is a 70-foot high stone building located on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. The four-story structure, completed in 1932, was designed by American architect Mary Colter, an employee of the Fred Harvey Company who also created and designed many other buildings in the Grand Canyon vicinity including Hermit's Rest and the Lookout Studio. The interior contains murals by Fred Kabotie

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