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

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The official authorized flags of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey first selected in 1899.
1899
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
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Suggested C&GS flag design prior to selection of official flag.
1898
761 thumbnail picture
The status of world-wide geodesy as of circa 1901 during the tenure of Henry Pritchett as Superintendent of the Coast and Geodetic Survey.
1901 ca.
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Principal arcs measured and in progress on the North American continent during the tenure Henry Pritchett as Superintendent of the Coast and Geodetic Survey.
763 thumbnail picture
Cover page to advertising brochure for Submarine Signal Fathometer - Visual Echo Sounding.
1930
764 thumbnail picture
Cartoon showing use of Submarine Signal Fathometer with components and concept.
1930
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Diagram of components of Submarine Signal Company Fathometer
1930
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Picture of Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR which had been equipped with Submarine Signal Company visual Fathometer. Text notes that the very first operational Fathometer was installed on the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship LYDONIA in 1924.
1930
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1927 advertising brochure for Submarine Signal Company Fathometer.
1927
768 thumbnail picture
Leveling work in the Nevada desert.
1920 ca.
769 thumbnail picture
Looking for a mark during leveling operations in the Nevada desert.
1920 ca.
770 thumbnail picture
Rear rodman hustling to become forward rodman during leveling operations in the Nevada desert.
1920 ca.
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Oscar Risvold conducting reconnaissance for triangulation work in western states.
1920 ca.
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Oscar Risvold conducting reconnaissance for triangulation work in western states.
1920 ca.
773 thumbnail picture
A different mode of transportation for level crew in the Nevada desert.
1920 ca.
774 thumbnail picture
Home sweet tent for a geodetic survey crew somewhere in the western states.
1920 ca.
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Survey crew with pie and ice cream in camp. Note C&GS flag and American flag behind surveyors.
1920 ca.
776 thumbnail picture
Wash day for a C&GS leveling crew somewhere in the American southwest.
1920 ca.
777 thumbnail picture
Level crew with good-natured burro.
Nevada 1920 ca.
778 thumbnail picture
Carl Risvold while on level crew.
Nevada 1920 ca.
779 thumbnail picture
Level crew with velocipedes making only available shade.
Nevada 1920 ca.
780 thumbnail picture
Level crew somewhere in Nevada.
Nevada 1920 ca.
781 thumbnail picture
Level crew doing tourist-stuff on a yucca tree.
Nevada 1920 ca.
782 thumbnail picture
Lightkeepers camp.
Nevada 1920 ca.
783 thumbnail picture
Member of level crew posing with a good-natured burro.
Nevada 1920 ca.
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Level crew at work in the desert.
Nevada 1920 ca.
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Letter from Charles Pierce to Floyd Risvold detailing work. Page 1.
California, Lone Pine 1934, June 3
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Letter from Charles Pierce to Floyd Risvold detailing work. Page 2.
California, Lone Pine 1934, June 3
787 thumbnail picture
Letter from Bill Husemeyer to Floyd Risvold detailing funding woes and operational woes. Page 1.
Montana, Missoula 1935 September 9
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Letter from Bill Husemeyer to Floyd Risvold detailing funding woes and operational woes. Page 2.
Montana, Missoula 1935 September 9
789 thumbnail picture
Letter from Henry ___ to Floyd Risvold discussing end of large-scale C&GS work during the depression years. Page 1.
1936 January 3
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Letter from Henry ___ to Floyd Risvold discussing end of large-scale C&GS work during the depression years. Page 2.
1936 January 3
791 thumbnail picture
Rock outcrop with rectangular patterns in the Aleutians.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953
792 thumbnail picture
Scenery at Dutch Harbor.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953
793 thumbnail picture
Model airplane under construction in the Petty Officers' lounge on the PATHFINDER.
Alaska, Bering Sea 1953
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Ice, rock, and ocean at Dutch Harbor.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953
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A concrete fortification at Dutch Harbor.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953
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Mount Ballyhoo.
Alaska, Aleutians, Dutch Harbor 1953
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A view of the Army base.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953
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A view of the Army base.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953
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PATHFINDER at the dock at Dutch Harbor.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Dutch Harbor 1953

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