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NOAA's People Collection
Catalog of Images

1550 thumbnail picture
Elsie Karo, wife of C&GS Director H. Arnold Karo, at 150th Anniversary of C&GS with President Dwight D. Eisenhour.
1551 thumbnail picture
President Dwight David Eisenhower speaking at the 150th Anniversary of the Coast and Geodetic Survey. Rear Admiral H. Arnold Karo is sitting to his left ( right side of picture.)
1552 thumbnail picture
Captains George Anderson and Fred Peacock reviewing survey work on the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship HYDROGRAPHER while operating in the Gulf of Mexico.
1553 thumbnail picture
Retirement of Captain Gilbert T. Rude. Front row L-R - Captain Rude, Rear Admiral (UH) Leo Otis Colbert, Rear Admiral (LH) Jean Hawley in center of photo.
1948 Ca.
1554 thumbnail picture
Ensign J. Austin Yeager.
1959
1555 thumbnail picture
L-R -- Rear Admiral Jean Hawley, Commander Frank S. Borden, Rear Admiral Leo Otis Colbert, Captain Gilbert T. Rude.
1943 ca.
1556 thumbnail picture
L-R -- unidentified, Rear Admiral Raymond Stanton Patton, Director C&GS 1929- 1937, and Captain Gilbert T. Rude. On the occasion of the commissioning of the USC&GS Ship HYDROGRAPHER.
1931 ca.
1557 thumbnail picture
Captain Gilbert T. Rude and Rear Admiral Leo Otis Colbert on occasion of the retirement of Captain Rude.
1948 ca.
1558 thumbnail picture
Chief Engineer of the OCEANOGRAPHER and Lieutenant Clarence Burmister on the after deck of the USC&GS OCEANOGRAPHER.
Virginia, Norfolk 1933 Ca.
1559 thumbnail picture
Officers and crew of the newly commissioned HYDROGRAPHER, Commander Gilbert T. Rude, commanding.
1931
1560 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of the SURVEYOR. Bill Scaife, second from right standing.
Alaska 1920 ca.
1561 thumbnail picture
Chief Engineer (note propeller on sleeve) and Lieutenant (j.g.) Clarence Burmister on the after deck of the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship OCEANOGRAPHER.
1562 thumbnail picture
Lieutentants Robert A. Studds and Francis Gallen on the stern of the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER.
1563 thumbnail picture
Ferdinand Hassler directing the placement of the great theodolite on Fire Island.
1564 thumbnail picture
The great naturalist Louis Agassiz, the great mathematician and third superintendent of the Coast Survey Benjamin Peirce, and the former naval officer, hydrographic inspector and fourth superintendent of the Coast Survey Carlile P. Patterson.
1565 thumbnail picture
A hydrographic survey crew. Officer in charge is Francis X. Popper, with moustache and receding hairline.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands 1950 ca.
1566 thumbnail picture
First wardroom of the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship PATHFINDER , 1899. Note collar insignia with U.S. This was just after the Navy had left the Coast Survey for good in the Spanish-American war and prior to the formation of a C&GS commissioned service.
1567 thumbnail picture
Carstons, John Bull, Price, William N. Martin, and Ray Tryon on the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship OCEANOGRAPHER.
1568 thumbnail picture
Deck officers in training for a commission in the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1932.
1569 thumbnail picture
Assistant W. I. Vinal in the captain's quarters of the Coast and Geodetic Survey Schooner MATCHLESS, ca. 1900.
1570 thumbnail picture
Bill Scaife's Alaska survey crew ca. 1924.
1571 thumbnail picture
Ship's wardroom . Front row A.P. Ratti, believe Harold Cotton, and Elliott P. Roberts. Rear row on right believe to be Emil Kirsch.
1572 thumbnail picture
Appears to be the chief boatswain and deckies on the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship SURVEYOR.
1573 thumbnail picture
Major General George Gordon Meade, "Old Goggle-eyes", the victor at the Battle of Gettysburg. General Meade was head of the U. S. Lake Survey from 1857-1861, a forerunner of part of today's NOAA's Office of Coast Survey.
1863 ca.
1574 thumbnail picture
Reginald Fessenden, inventor of a transducer that converted electrical energy to sound energy while transmitting and sound energy to electrical energy while receiving, at work in his laboratory. Fessenden was a major developer of ocean acoustic instruments following the sinking of the TITANIC, during WWI, and following the war years.
1915 ca.
1575 thumbnail picture
Rear Admiral Leo Otis Colbert and Captain Clement L. Garner on an inspection trip to survey work along the ALCAN Highway in 1944.
Alaska-Canada boundary area 1944
1576 thumbnail picture
Rear Admiral Leo Otis Colbert, Captain Clement L. Garner, and Commander John Bowie during an inspection trip to survey work along the ALCAN Highway. Colbert was Director of the Coast and Geodetic Survey during WWII, Garner was Chief of the Division of Geodesy, and Bowie was chief of the ALCAN survey party.
1577 thumbnail picture
Lieutenant Francis B. Quinn outside of his quarters during survey work along the ALCAN Highway during WWII.
1578 thumbnail picture
Baseball team off the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship HYDROGRAPHER.
Florida 1920 ca.
1579 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of the Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship HYDROGRAPHER.
1920 ca.
1580 thumbnail picture
Geodesy Division of the Coast and Geodetic Survey. William Bowie is standing in the center, with Clement Garner to his right and Jean Hawley to his left.
1581 thumbnail picture
Rear Admiral Robert W. Knox, USC&GS, Deputy Director of the C&GS, talking with Rear Admiral H. Arnold Karo, Director of the USC&GS.
1955 ca.
1582 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship. Henry Healy is sitting.
1583 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of unidentified v essel - Front row rt. Alvin Thorson, right-most beard Robert Marshall, rear 4th from left Max Ricketts.
1584 thumbnail picture
Joke double-exposure of George Cowie showing how busy a C&GS hydrographer could be. Had to be doing two things at once to get the job done.
1585 thumbnail picture
From left - unknown, Ken Crosby, Lorin Woodcock, William Scaife
1586 thumbnail picture
From left - unknown, Ken Crosby, Chief Conover, unknown, Raymond Stanton Patton, unknown, unknown, William Scaife, unknown. Wardroom of LYDONIA.
1587 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of the Natoma. Ken Crosby second from left. Bill Scaife third from right.
1588 thumbnail picture
Officers on the OCEANOGRAPHER. Carstens, John C. Bull, Price, William N. Martin, Ray Tryon. 1932 training section.
1589 thumbnail picture
Members of triangulation crew at Carlsbad Caverns, 1934. Earl Hyland and wife, Mayrath, Tom Mayrath, Mrs. Mayrath, Larry Chase, Johnson, Angel Thomas, Nick Nicodemus, Smitty Smith, Cannon Ball Casey, Uppey Duffey Uplinger, Mac MacConnell, Bridges, Daily, Wobach, Bunky Holman, Thomas, Svensky Bert Nelson.
1590 thumbnail picture
1934 triangulation crew in New Mexico. Holman, Daily, Miss Thomas, Nelson, 'Ma", Anne behind doll, Thomas, Smith, Chase, and Casey.
1591 thumbnail picture
Ernst W. Eickelberg on left, Roland D. Horne on right. April 15, 1940.
1592 thumbnail picture
Ernie Stohsner and John Laskowski
Alaska, Aleutian Islands 1940?
1593 thumbnail picture
Crew of Coast and Geodetic Survey ship PIONEER sporting beards grown for beard-growning contest during field season.
Alaska, Aleutian Islands 1940?
1594 thumbnail picture
Crew mess on the PIONEER. Mitch Green and others.
1940?
1595 thumbnail picture
Unidentified left, Sam Grenell on right.
Alaska, Seattle 1950?
1596 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of Coast and Geodetic Survey ship. Front l to r - Harry Garber, Hubert Paton, Augustus P. Ratti, unidentified, Walter Bainbridge, unidentified. Top- unidentified, unidentified, Fair J. Bryant, Harry Reed, unidentified.
1950 ?
1597 thumbnail picture
Robert Earle and Don Jones. Arctic Field Party 1950 ca.
1598 thumbnail picture
Standing L to R - Unknown, James Tison, Leonard Hubbard, unknown, Sam Grenell, unknown, Horace Conerly, unknown.Front row - L to R - unknown, Howard Cole, unknown, unknown, David Whipp.
1599 thumbnail picture
Wardroom of PATHFINDER 1958. Junius Jarman sitting second from left, Ira Rubottom sitting third from left. Bob Williams standing center.

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