The man who tried to claim the Grand Canyon | Curio

The man who tried to claim the Grand Canyon

15 mins | Aug 8, 2019

He wanted to privatise the Grand Canyon. When that failed, he ran for Senate. Adam M. Sowards, writing in Jstor Daily, chronicles the ventures of Ralph H. Cameron, who upon arriving in Arizona in 1883 took all the avenues necessary to attain his fortune.

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From JSTOR Daily