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

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Transportation outfit - party of E.R. Martin. International Boundary Commission. Continental Divide to Lake of Woods
U. S.- Canada border 1914
3951 thumbnail picture
Transportation outfit - party of E.R. Martin. International Boundary Commission. Continental Divide to Lake of Woods
U. S.- Canada border, 49th Parallel 1914
3952 thumbnail picture
A bad mudhole on the way to Kluane. 141st Meridian Survey.
U. S.- Canada border, Alaska 1912
3953 thumbnail picture
Horses and man covered for mosquitoes. 141st Meridian Survey.
1912
3954 thumbnail picture
Two views of Hassler' s carriage. John Farley sketch.
1836?
3955 thumbnail picture
Packing them up in the morning - Montana. Triangulation party camp.
Montana 1922
3956 thumbnail picture
Dog sled trip up the 141st Meridian to the Arctic Ocean. International Boundary Party under Assistant John H. Turner. Traveled from Porcupine to Arctic Ocean and back in 18 days. A round trip of over 400 miles --- lowest temperature was -50 Fahrenheit. March 27 to April 14, 1890
Alaska-Canada Boundary 141st Meridian 1890
3957 thumbnail picture
Pack train. Triangulation party on the move.
Montana 1922
3958 thumbnail picture
On way to Station Stump. Too much mud.
Montana May 1922
3959 thumbnail picture
On way to Station Stump. Down and out - too much mud.
Montana May 1922
3960 thumbnail picture
On way to Station Stump. Too much soft snow.
Montana May 1922
3961 thumbnail picture
On way to Station Stump
Montana May 1922
3962 thumbnail picture
Climbing peak 5300 with survey gear - 141st meridian. Alaska - Canada Boundary Survey.
Alaska, 141st Meridian 1911?
3963 thumbnail picture
Jumping a crevass at Bradford Glacier, Alaska
Alaska, Bradford Glacier 1916
3964 thumbnail picture
The trail up Quiniluban. Survey crew off Ship FATHOMER.
Philippine Islands, Quiniluban 1912
3965 thumbnail picture
Using Yukon sled across Portage Glacier. Survey crew of R. P. Strough.
Alaska, Portage Glacier 1914
3966 thumbnail picture
Packing instruments for astro work. Nearly 300 pounds total. Astro crew of C.V. Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
3967 thumbnail picture
Taylor carrying 70 pounds. Astro crew of C.V. Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
3968 thumbnail picture
Packing up Lookout Mountain - Mt. Hood in background. Astro crew of C.V. Hodgson.
Oregon 1916
3969 thumbnail picture
Building party coming down from Station Remmel. Triangulation party of E. O. Heaton.
U.S.-Canada Border, 49th Parallel 1924
3970 thumbnail picture
I hate these narrow ridges. Survey crew from ship WESTDAHL.
Alaska, White Pass area 1936
3971 thumbnail picture
I hate these narrow ridges. Survey crew from ship WESTDAHL.
Alaska, White Pass area 1936
3972 thumbnail picture
On the way to Station Stump after the horses gave out. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Montana 1922
3973 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - I. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
3974 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - II. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
3975 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - III - climbing Station Wolverine. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
3976 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - IV. Fueled by willpower. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
3977 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - V. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
3978 thumbnail picture
All tuckered out. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife. Chief of Party William M. Scaife
Alaska Central 1923
3979 thumbnail picture
Ready to rope up prior to crossing Twin Glacier. William Scaife with rope. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife
Alaska Southeast, Twin Glacier 1929
3980 thumbnail picture
Crossing Twin Glacier. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Southeast, Twin Glacier 1929
3981 thumbnail picture
End of trip across Twin Glacier. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Southeast, Twin Glacier 1929
3982 thumbnail picture
Level party of B. E. Tilton.
United States, Central 1900
3983 thumbnail picture
Early mechanized level party with hand-velocipede. Observer riding ahead. Level party of W.H. Burger.
Oklahoma, Indian Territory 1902
3984 thumbnail picture
Early level crew - taking the back sight. Umbrella shading instrument, recorder writing down observations and computing. Level party of W.H. Burger.
Oklahoma, Indian Territory 1902
3985 thumbnail picture
Early level crew - passing the mallet. Rear rodman passing front rodman, recorder pulling. Rodman moving ahead will drive spike to steady rod.
Oklahoma, Indian Territory 1902
3986 thumbnail picture
Living in a railroad box-car left on the siding. Ford Kurtz - member of early level crew.
Oklahoma, Indian Territory 1902
3987 thumbnail picture
William Scaife on motor velocipede south of Fairbanks. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
3988 thumbnail picture
Leveling crew moving velocipede off tracks for approaching train. Level party of Herman Odessey.
Alaska Central 1923
3989 thumbnail picture
Leveling crew entering tunnel on velocipede. Hope they knew the train schedule. Level party of Herman Odessey.
Alaska Central 1923
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Leveling crew with inclined tripod mounted on velocipede. Level party of J.D. Crichton.
United States, Central 1920
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First day on the trail up Station Azimuth. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Southeast 1929
3992 thumbnail picture
Packing in the astro instruments. Shields, 50 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
3993 thumbnail picture
Packing in the astro instruments. Robuck, 76 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
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Packing in the astro instruments. Chief of party, 102 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
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Packing in the astro instruments. Taylor, 70 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
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Mountain climbing in June. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Southeast Alaska 1929
3997 thumbnail picture
On the trail to Station Lazaro.
Southeast Alaska, Clarence Strait 1921
3998 thumbnail picture
Packing up a shear cliff. Party off WILDCAT.
Alaska, Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula
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I sure wish they'd put these stations in easier places. Party off WILDCAT.
Alaska, Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula

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