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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs00117

Longitude and latitude lines are drawn on the Coast and Geodetic Survey projection ruling machine. This machine eliminated thousands of man-hours of drafting time that would have been required to produce the projections made for the thousands of maps produced for the Allied Armed Services during WWII.

Image ID: cgs00117, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Photo Date: 1945 Ca.


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