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"Lay a map of the state flat on your table, and mountains jump out. Corrugated, crenulated, they course up, down, and across Utah."

—From "Utah: Land of Promise, Kingdom of Stone," January 1996, National Geographic magazine

(Photographed on assignment for, but not published in, "Utah: Land of Promise, Kingdom of Stone," January 1996, National Geographic magazine)

Photograph by James P. Blair

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