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NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Catalog of Images

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Zeiss level instrument at the Instituto Geographico Militar. Special training mission of Joseph Lushene
Uruguay, Montevideo 1946
5151 thumbnail picture
Leveling upper mark with accuracy only to cms. Special training mission of Joseph Lushene
Brazil 1946
5152 thumbnail picture
Level party crossing bayous near Dugdemona River. Level party of R. C. Darling
Louisiana 1950
5153 thumbnail picture
Not the best bridge, but it will work. Level party crossing bayous near Dugdemona River. Level party of R. C. Darling
Louisiana 1950
5154 thumbnail picture
C. F. Ellingwood recording during leveling of White House. Level party of Howard Rappleye
Washington, D. C. 1950
5155 thumbnail picture
E. J. Parkin observing levels at White House, South Portico. Level party of Howard Rappleye
Washington, D. C. 1950
5156 thumbnail picture
Leveling operations on Anacapa Island. Carrying elevation from bench mark up vertical cliff. Note steel tape. Level party of Lorne G. Taylor
California, Anacapa Island 1951
5157 thumbnail picture
Leveling operations on Anacapa Island. Carrying elevation from bench mark up vertical cliff. Note steel tape and lighthouse in background. Level party of Lorne G. Taylor
California, Anacapa Island 1951
5158 thumbnail picture
Leveling operations at the White House. Level party of Howard Rappleye
Washington, D. C. 1952
5159 thumbnail picture
Teaching Liberians precise leveling techniques. Party of George Morris
Liberia, Africa 1953
5160 thumbnail picture
Mechanized level crew moving up. Level party of Emerson E. Jones
1955
5161 thumbnail picture
Rodman in the Louisiana mud.
5162 thumbnail picture
Ferdinand Hassler directing movement of the Great Theodolite on Fire Island. Angle measurements at the end points of the Fire Island Base Line. Probably sketched by Assistant John Farley
Fire Island, New York 1836
5163 thumbnail picture
Packing to the top - Bill Scaife leading the way up. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife. Upper Cook Inlet to Fairbanks
Interior Alaska 1923
5164 thumbnail picture
Packing to the top - sheer fortitude kept him going. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife. Upper Cook Inlet to Fairbanks
Interior Alaska 1924
5165 thumbnail picture
On Northwestern Glacier. Off of WILDCAT. Combined operations party of Paul A. Smith
Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula 1927
5166 thumbnail picture
Climbing to a station. Off of WILDCAT. Combined operations party of Paul A. Smith
Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula 1928
5167 thumbnail picture
Climbing to a station - the level of difficulty has increased. Off of WILDCAT. Combined operations party of Paul A. Smith
Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula 1928
5168 thumbnail picture
Back packing party preparing to leave the ship. On their way to shore in a skiff. Photo sheet No. 1 of sequence
Southeast Alaska 1928
5169 thumbnail picture
Underway and resting enroute. Off of EXPLORER. Photo sheet No. 2 of sequence
Southeast Alaska 1928
5170 thumbnail picture
Stopping for lunch and a rest enroute. Off of EXPLORER. Photo sheet No. 3 of sequence
Southeast Alaska 1928
5171 thumbnail picture
At the top. Off of EXPLORER. Photo sheet No. 4 of sequence
Southeast Alaska 1928
5172 thumbnail picture
Survey crew going to Station Rail. Off of WESTDAHL
White Pass area, Southeast Alaska 1936
5173 thumbnail picture
Mountain climbing (stumbling?) in the White Pass area. Off of WESTDAHL
White Pass area, Southeast Alaska 1936
5174 thumbnail picture
William Musseter setting steel bars to facilitate climbing for observing party. Reconnaissance party of William Musseter
Utah, Monitor Mesa 1936
5175 thumbnail picture
Station Emery near Muddy River. Triangulation party of Frank G. Johnson
Near Emery, Utah 1938
5176 thumbnail picture
Carrying lumber up rift in cliffs at east end of Amlia Island. Note boat at beach - shore party shows as barely visible specks at top of photo . Party off of PIONEER
Alaska, Amlia Island, Aleutian Islands 1941
5177 thumbnail picture
Shoran navigation gear being brought ashore at Nushagak Bay. Party off of PATHFINDER
Nushagak Bay, Alaska 1950
5178 thumbnail picture
Shoran navigation gear being brought ashore at Nushagak Bay. Party off of PATHFINDER
Nushagak Bay, Alaska 1950
5179 thumbnail picture
Rest stop while climbing to station at Ragged Point.
1953
5180 thumbnail picture
Hauling Shoran gear up Cape Mountain.
Alaska, Cape Mountain, Cape Prince of Wales 1951
5181 thumbnail picture
Transporting survey gear on snowsled with tramway. Party of Lorne G. Taylor
Mount Rose, Nevada 1951
5182 thumbnail picture
Hauling gear on a whale bone sled.
Alaska, Bering Sea 1954
5183 thumbnail picture
Hauling gear on a whale bone sled. Party off of PATHFINDER
Alaska, Bering Sea 1954
5184 thumbnail picture
At the end of truck travel on the Olympic Peninsula. Reconnaissance party of John A. Webb
Olympic Peninsula, Washington 1954
5185 thumbnail picture
In climbing Gallatin Peak the horses took some bad rolls. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife
Gallatin Peak, Montana 1922
5186 thumbnail picture
Traveling in style in the Big Bend. Triangulation party of Wilbur M. Porter
Texas, East of El Paso 1935
5187 thumbnail picture
"Mut is down". Enroute to Scotch Cap Lighthouse. First horses in the Aleutians. Party off of DISCOVERER
Seal Cape, Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska 1937
5188 thumbnail picture
Landing feed for the horses at Middle Point. South coast of Unimak Island. Party off of DISCOVERER
Middle Point, Unimak Island, Alaska 1937
5189 thumbnail picture
Horses packed with theodolite, tripod, and triangulation equipment. 5 miles west of Cape Lutke. Party off of DISCOVERER
Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska 1937
5190 thumbnail picture
A little blacksmith work on Unimak Island. Party off of DISCOVERER
Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska 1937
5191 thumbnail picture
H. C. Applequist and Mutt - riding the range on Unimak Island. Party off the GUIDE
North coast of Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands 1940
5192 thumbnail picture
Francis X. Popper riding the range on Unimak Island. Party off the GUIDE
North coast of Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands 1940
5193 thumbnail picture
Base camp at Mt. Como. Triangulation party of J. C. Sammons
Mt. Como, Nevada 1940
5194 thumbnail picture
Start of the trail at the end of the road. Heading into the Salmon River Canyon. Reconnaissance party of Oscar Risvold
Idaho, Above Riggins 1945
5195 thumbnail picture
Swimming the horses across the Salmon River. Reconnaissance party of Oscar Risvold
Salmon River Canyon, Idaho 1945
5196 thumbnail picture
Along the trail in Salmon River Canyon. Reconnaissance party of Oscar Risvold
Salmon River Canyon, Idaho 1945
5197 thumbnail picture
Not a good place for claustrophobia. Along the trail in Salmon River Canyon. Reconnaissance party of Oscar Risvold
Salmon River Canyon, Idaho 1945
5198 thumbnail picture
Using pack dogs after leaving the railroad near Cantwell. Spring reconnaissance between upper Cook Inlet and Fairbanks. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife
Near Mount McKinley National Park, Alaska 1923
5199 thumbnail picture
Transportation by oxen. Triangulation party in Brazil. Liaison party of Joseph Lushene
Brazil 1946

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