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Grand Canyon Sights

Powell Memorial

Updated 04/25/2014

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A granite platform honors the memory of John Wesley Powell, who measured, charted, and named many of the canyons and creeks of the Colorado River. It was here that the dedication ceremony for Grand Canyon National Park took place on April 3, 1920.

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About 3 miles west of Hermit Rd. Junction on Hermit Rd., Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 86023, USA

Updated 04/25/2014

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