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

4200 thumbnail picture
Using Yukon sled across Portage Glacier. Survey crew of R. P. Strough.
Alaska, Portage Glacier 1914
4201 thumbnail picture
Packing instruments for astro work. Nearly 300 pounds total. Astro crew of C.V. Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
4202 thumbnail picture
Taylor carrying 70 pounds. Astro crew of C.V. Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
4203 thumbnail picture
Packing up Lookout Mountain - Mt. Hood in background. Astro crew of C.V. Hodgson.
Oregon 1916
4204 thumbnail picture
Building party coming down from Station Remmel. Triangulation party of E. O. Heaton.
U.S.-Canada Border, 49th Parallel 1924
4205 thumbnail picture
I hate these narrow ridges. Survey crew from ship WESTDAHL.
Alaska, White Pass area 1936
4206 thumbnail picture
I hate these narrow ridges. Survey crew from ship WESTDAHL.
Alaska, White Pass area 1936
4207 thumbnail picture
On the way to Station Stump after the horses gave out. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Montana 1922
4208 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - I. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
4209 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - II. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
4210 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - III - climbing Station Wolverine. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
4211 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - IV. Fueled by willpower. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
4212 thumbnail picture
Getting there the hard way - V. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
4213 thumbnail picture
All tuckered out. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife. Chief of Party William M. Scaife
Alaska Central 1923
4214 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
4215 thumbnail picture
Crossing Twin Glacier. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Southeast, Twin Glacier 1929
4216 thumbnail picture
End of trip across Twin Glacier. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Southeast, Twin Glacier 1929
4217 thumbnail picture
Level party of B. E. Tilton.
United States, Central 1900
4218 thumbnail picture
Early mechanized level party with hand-velocipede. Observer riding ahead. Level party of W.H. Burger.
Oklahoma, Indian Territory 1902
4219 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
4220 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
4221 thumbnail picture
Living in a railroad box-car left on the siding. Ford Kurtz - member of early level crew.
Oklahoma, Indian Territory 1902
4222 thumbnail picture
William Scaife on motor velocipede south of Fairbanks. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Central 1923
4223 thumbnail picture
Leveling crew moving velocipede off tracks for approaching train. Level party of Herman Odessey.
Alaska Central 1923
4224 thumbnail picture
Leveling crew entering tunnel on velocipede. Hope they knew the train schedule. Level party of Herman Odessey.
Alaska Central 1923
4225 thumbnail picture
Leveling crew with inclined tripod mounted on velocipede. Level party of J.D. Crichton.
United States, Central 1920
4226 thumbnail picture
First day on the trail up Station Azimuth. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska Southeast 1929
4227 thumbnail picture
Packing in the astro instruments. Shields, 50 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
4228 thumbnail picture
Packing in the astro instruments. Robuck, 76 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
4229 thumbnail picture
Packing in the astro instruments. Chief of party, 102 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
4230 thumbnail picture
Packing in the astro instruments. Taylor, 70 lbs. Astro party of C.V Hodgson.
Arizona 1914
4231 thumbnail picture
Mountain climbing in June. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Southeast Alaska 1929
4232 thumbnail picture
On the trail to Station Lazaro.
Southeast Alaska, Clarence Strait 1921
4233 thumbnail picture
Packing up a shear cliff. Party off WILDCAT.
Alaska, Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula
4234 thumbnail picture
I sure wish they'd put these stations in easier places. Party off WILDCAT.
Alaska, Nuka Bay area, Kenai Peninsula
4235 thumbnail picture
Packing up Snow Mountain. Reconnaissance party of William Musseter.
1925
4236 thumbnail picture
2-man observation party. Herman Odessey on left, Walter Bilby on right. Triangulation party of Herman Odessey
Montana 1925
4237 thumbnail picture
Resting part way up to Station Armada. Time for a snack. Astro party of Ector B. Latham.
California Southern 1932
4238 thumbnail picture
Observer Thomas and pack. Triangulation party of Wilbur A. Porter.
Colorado 1934
4239 thumbnail picture
Observing party on the way to Longs Peak. Triangulation party of Frank G. Johnson.
Colorado, Longs Peak 1939
4240 thumbnail picture
After descent of Laramie Peak.
Wyoming, Laramie Peak 1935?
4241 thumbnail picture
Fording a stream. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska, Interior 1924
4242 thumbnail picture
Packing up. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska, Interior 1924
4243 thumbnail picture
Cold day- cold horses --- near Station Schist. Nearing the end of the season. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife.
Alaska, Interior 1924
4244 thumbnail picture
Pack train at the top of Mauna Loa. Astro Party of E. J. Brown. World Longitude Network.
Hawaii, Mauna Loa 1927
4245 thumbnail picture
"Getting Out" - Horses helping horsepower. Level party of Herman Odessey.
Alaska, North of Valdez 1923
4246 thumbnail picture
Wrangler with horses on 49th Parallel. Triangulation party of Ector B. Latham. Boundary survey of U.S. - Canada border.
Montana, 49th Parallel 1934
4247 thumbnail picture
Jasper Bilby with light reconnaissance buggy. Reconnaissance party of Jasper Bilby. The 98th Meridian survey was the first great North-South arc in the U.S.
Minnesota, 98th Meridian 1903?
4248 thumbnail picture
Two kinds of horsepower. Crossing the Red River near Granite, Oklahoma. Triangulation party of E. O. Heaton.
Near Granite, Oklahoma 1921
4249 thumbnail picture
Going to work by horse and oxcart. Believed to be Roland Horne on horseback.
Philippine Islands 1923

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