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

6300 thumbnail picture
Electrotyping plant for electrotyping chart plates. In: Putnam, G.R. 1908. Nautical Charts. J. Wiley and Sons, New York.
6301 thumbnail picture
Printing charts from copper plates; final cleaning of the plate by hand; plate press on left. In: Putnam, G.R. 1908. Nautical Charts. J. Wiley and Sons,
6302 thumbnail picture
Lithographing presses for printing charts; lithograph stone on transfer press. In: Putnam, G.R. 1908. Nautical Charts. J. Wiley and Sons, New York.
6303 thumbnail picture
Field's protractor and parallel ruler in use on a chart, plotting bearing of a lighthouse. In: Putnam, G.R. 1908. Nautical Charts. J. Wiley and Sons,
6304 thumbnail picture
Three-arm protractor in use on a chart, plotting position from two angles. In: Putnam, G.R. 1908. Nautical Charts. J. Wiley and Sons, New York.
6305 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Predicting Machine No. 2. Dial case and front component section.
6306 thumbnail picture
British Association Tide Predicting Machine.
6307 thumbnail picture
Unidentified component of tide predicting machine.
6308 thumbnail picture
Unidentified component of tide predicting machine.
6309 thumbnail picture
Roberts Universal Tide Predictor.
6310 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Predicting Machine No. 2. Time side.
6311 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Predicting Machine No. 2. Forward driving shaft, Rear component section.
6312 thumbnail picture
Roberts or India Office Tide Predicting Machine.
6313 thumbnail picture
Dial case of Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Predicting Machine No. 2.
6314 thumbnail picture
Ferrel Tide prediction machine. Tide Predicting Machine No. 1 of the Coast and Geodetic Survey.
6315 thumbnail picture
Main driving gears and automatic stopping devices of Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Predictng Machine No. 2.
6316 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Prediction Machine No. 2. Front component section - vertical driving shaft.
6317 thumbnail picture
Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Prediction Machine No. 2. Dial case and height side.
6318 thumbnail picture
A Kelvin Tide Predicting Machine ca. 1926. This particular model was used by Japan, Portugal, and the Tidal Institute of Glasgow.
6319 thumbnail picture
Back end of Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Prediction Machine No. 2.
Washington, D.C.
6320 thumbnail picture
A heliotroper at Mount Margaret triangulation station just north of Spirit Lake.
Washington, Mount Margaret
6321 thumbnail picture
Illustrating conducting surveys of the oyster grounds of Maryland.
Maryland, Chesapeake Bay
6322 thumbnail picture
Illustrating conducting surveys of the oyster grounds of Maryland.
Maryland, Chesapeake Bay
6323 thumbnail picture
Maryland State Shellfish surveys from the INVESTIGATOR.
6324 thumbnail picture
Tide station transmitter for communicating with satellite
Alaska, Icy Bay
6325 thumbnail picture
Tide station transmitter for communicating with satellite
Alaska, Icy Bay
6326 thumbnail picture
Tide station transmitter for communicating with satellite
Alaska, Icy Bay
6327 thumbnail picture
Tide station transmitter for communicating with satellite
Alaska, Icy Bay
6328 thumbnail picture
Tide station transmitter for communicating with satellite
Alaska, Icy Bay
6329 thumbnail picture
Monitoring tide installation
Alaska, Icy Bay
6330 thumbnail picture
3-D view of portion of Portland Harbor showing soundings overlayed over colored depth ranges.
Maine, Portland
6331 thumbnail picture
Unidentified 3-D view of bottom which includes rock outcrops and sandwaves
6332 thumbnail picture
Sidescan sonar imagery overlaying 3-D view of bottom generated by multi-beam sonar. Grey-scale 3-D image enhances feeling of looking at aerial photograph of rock outcrops.
6333 thumbnail picture
Colored 3-D image of Bowie Seamount in the Gulf of Alaska with overlayed depths.
6334 thumbnail picture
Grey-scale 3-D image of Bowie Seamount derived from multi-beam sounding data.
6335 thumbnail picture
Graphic illustrating the density of sounding data obtained with leadline sounding technology.
6336 thumbnail picture
Graphic illustrating the density of sounding data obtained with single-beam acoustic sounding technology.
6337 thumbnail picture
Graphic illustrating the density of sounding data obtained with multi-beam acoustic sounding technology obtaining 100% bottom coverage.
6338 thumbnail picture
Graphic illustrating bottom coverage obtained with both multi-beam sounding data and sidescan sonar data. These datasets can be combined in many ways to derive much information concerning the nature of the seafloor.
6339 thumbnail picture
3-D image of Diamond Shoal showing combined multi-beam sounding/sidescan sonar data product. This graphic shows the distinct difference in bottom types of shoal points versus the deeper regional bottom.
6340 thumbnail picture
Bottom-mounted multi-beam sonar transducer. Mounted in the hull of a NOAA survey launch.
6341 thumbnail picture
Towed sidescan sonar fish with depressor kite for helping maintain elevation off bottom.
6342 thumbnail picture
Bottom mounted sidescan sonar system.
6343 thumbnail picture
NOAA Launch Whiting-2 showing bottom-mounted sidescan sonar system.
6344 thumbnail picture
NOAA Launch Whiting-2 showing bottom-mounted sidescan sonar system.
6345 thumbnail picture
Hydrographic data processing office of NOAA survey ship.
6346 thumbnail picture
Lt. Albert Theberge operating Wild T-2 theodolite on north shore of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
6347 thumbnail picture
December 1944 tide and light diagram for Davao Gulf, Philippine Islands. The Coast and Geodetic Survey produced such diagrams for many military operating areas during World War II.
6348 thumbnail picture
September 1944 tide and light diagram for Manila Bay, Philippine Islands. The Coast and Geodetic Survey produced such diagrams for many military operating areas during World War II.
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Predicted tide curve for Cebu, Philippine Islands, for November 1944. This tide prediction curve was produced on Coast and Geodetic Survey Tide Prediction Machine No. 2.

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