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

4700 thumbnail picture
Guards accompanying Guatemala - Honduras boundary surveyors. Astro party of Joseph Lushene
Central America 1935
4701 thumbnail picture
Transportation by mules. Guatemala-Honduras boundary survey. Astro party of Joseph Lushene
Central America 1935
4702 thumbnail picture
Transportation by mules. Guatemala-Honduras boundary survey. Astro party of Joseph Lushene
Central America 1935
4703 thumbnail picture
Composite photo of many aspects of astro work. El Salvador - Guatemala boundary survey. Astro party of Ralph W. Woodworth
Central America 1938
4704 thumbnail picture
Ralph Woodworth at Bamberg broken telescope instrument. El Salvador - Guatemala boundary survey. Astro party of Ralph W. Woodworth
Central America 1938
4705 thumbnail picture
Installation at Station Observatorio. El Salvador - Guatemala boundary survey. Astro party of Ralph W. Woodworth
Central America 1938
4706 thumbnail picture
Installation at Station El Sitio. El Salvador - Guatemala boundary survey. Astro party of Ralph W. Woodworth
Central America 1938
4707 thumbnail picture
Lieutenant Eugene Taylor observing with Bamberg instrument. Astro party of Lieutenant Eugene Taylor
Late 1956
4708 thumbnail picture
Vernon Burns setting up Wild T-4. Astro party of Lt.(j.g.) Albert Theberge
Tehachapi Mountains, California 1972
4709 thumbnail picture
Astro setup in Mojave Desert. Richard Cohen preparing to record in truck. Astro party of Lt.(j.g.) Albert Theberge
California, Mojave Desert 1972
4710 thumbnail picture
Vernon Burns preparing Wild T-4 for observations. Astro party of Lt.(j.g.) Albert Theberge
California, Mojave Desert 1972
4711 thumbnail picture
Richard Maxey setting up Wild T-4. Astro party of Robert A. Pryce
Iowa 1971
4712 thumbnail picture
Vernon Burns at twilight - determining initial azimuth. Astro party of Lt.(j.g.) Albert Theberge
California, Mojave Desert 1972
4713 thumbnail picture
A. E. Theberge discussing Wild T-4 with Afghani student. Astro party of Lt.(j.g.) Albert Theberge
Nebraska Sand Hills 1973
4714 thumbnail picture
A. E. Theberge discussing Wild T-4 with Afghani student. Astro party of Lt.(j.g.) Albert Theberge
Nebraska Sand Hills 1973
4715 thumbnail picture
Latitude observatory at Ukiah, California. International program to determine variation of latitude
Ukiah, California 1930?
4716 thumbnail picture
Use of Navy Transit satellite receiver. Determining latitude and longitude simultaneously. Multiple passes over several hours to get good position
1980?
4717 thumbnail picture
Texas Instruments TI4100 GPS receiver. Determining latitude and longitude simultaneously
1984?
4718 thumbnail picture
Use of Texas Instruments TI4100 GPS receiver. Determining latitude and longitude simultaneously
Alaska 1984
4719 thumbnail picture
Use of Navy Transit satellite receiver. Determining latitude and longitude simultaneously
Goldstone Lake, California 1980?
4720 thumbnail picture
Jasper Bilby with light reconnaissance buggy. Recon work on the 98th Meridian
Minnesota 1903
4721 thumbnail picture
500 lb. stone being lowered for Brown Valley Base. 98th Meridian survey. Jasper Bilby on right
South Dakota 1903
4722 thumbnail picture
Marking complete for Station Stephen East Base. 98th Meridian survey
Minnesota 1903
4723 thumbnail picture
Setting mark on Station Twin. Triangulation party of William M. Scaife
Southeast Alaska 1929
4724 thumbnail picture
Setting mark near White Pass
Southeast Alaska 1936
4725 thumbnail picture
Driving mark into the muskeg. Crew from PIONEER
Alaska, Amlia Island, Aleutian Islands 1941
4726 thumbnail picture
Deep driven rods for bench marks. Crew from PATHFINDER
Alaska, Kodiak Island 1969
4727 thumbnail picture
Digging a hole for a bench mark
Southeast United States
4728 thumbnail picture
Using gas drill to drill hole for bench mark
Southeast Alaska
4729 thumbnail picture
Mixing cement to set bench mark
Southeast Alaska
4730 thumbnail picture
Mark after being set in ground
Southeast Alaska
4731 thumbnail picture
Different types of bench marks
4732 thumbnail picture
Original Station Winton North Base. Mark displaced by steam shovel. Triangulation party of E. O. Heaton
Rochester, New York 1925
4733 thumbnail picture
Station Yolo SE Base. Triangulation party of Frank G. Johnson
Sacramento Valley, California 1939
4734 thumbnail picture
Northwest Coast Indians deep-sixing bottle used as survey mark. Bottle set by party of George Davidson in 1852. Smallpox came after surveyors left. Indians felt bottle had evil spirits, dug up, and threw away
Washington, Cape Flattery 1853
4735 thumbnail picture
Reference bottle at Station Principio
4736 thumbnail picture
Triangulation station at Meade's Ranch. Control point for the North American Datum
1940?
4737 thumbnail picture
Historical monument explaining significance of Meade's Ranch. Control point for the North American Datum
1955
4738 thumbnail picture
Old reference mark for Deming South Base. Triangulation party of Frank G. Johnson
New Mexico, Deming 1939
4739 thumbnail picture
Hatcher Mountain Monument. Triangulation party of Frank G. Johnson
New Mexico 1939
4740 thumbnail picture
Monument showing effects of wind erosion
4741 thumbnail picture
Ferdinand Hassler's observing tent. Probably the original sketch was by John Farley
New York area 1838?
4742 thumbnail picture
View of summit station on Uncompaghre Peak - 14300 feet. 39th Parallel triangulation. Triangulation party of William Eimbeck
Colorado 1895
4743 thumbnail picture
Observing station on Tushar Mountain - 12146 feet. 39th Parallel triangulation. Triangulation party of William Eimbeck
Utah 1885
4744 thumbnail picture
Observing station on Round Top - 10386 feet. 39th Parallel triangulation. Astro and triangulation party of George Davidson
California 1876
4745 thumbnail picture
Map of the 39th Parallel Arc. The first great geodetic arc in the western hemisphere
United States 1871 - 1901
4746 thumbnail picture
Instrument station near Station 189. "Care needed in moving". International Boundary Survey
Alaska - Canada 141st Meridian 1906
4747 thumbnail picture
Recorder attempting to find error in readings. International Boundary Survey
Alaska - Canada Boundary
4748 thumbnail picture
Triangulation station along 141st Meridian. Bandana for mosquitos. International Boundary Survey
Alaska - Canada Boundary
4749 thumbnail picture
White Pass West Base along the 141st Meridian. International Boundary Survey
Alaska - Canada Boundary

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