NOAA Photo Library Banner
Takes you to the Top Page Takes you to the About this Site page. Takes you to the Contacts page. Takes you to the HELP page. Takes you to the Credits page. Takes you to the Collections page. Takes you to the search page. Takes you to the Links page.

NOAA Photo Library Image - amer0031

Plaque detailing the career of General George Gordon Meade, the victorious general at Gettysburg. Besides the information on this plaque, Meade had served from 1851 to 1857 on the Lighthouse Board and had charge of building Carysfort Reef Light and Barnegat Light. From 1857 to August 1861, he had charge of the United States Lake Survey, now absorbed into NOAA.

Image ID: amer0031, NOAA's Small World Collection
Location: Pennsylvania, Gettysburg
Photographer: Captain Albert E. Theberge, NOAA Corps (ret.)


Category: America the Beautiful/

High Resolution Photo Available





Publication of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Adminstration (NOAA),
NOAA Central Library
NOAA Privacy Policy | NOAA Disclaimer
Last Updated:
April 30, 2013