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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs00469

Nine-lens camera used by the Coast and Geodetic Survey. It obtains topography to be employed on nautical charts, and for making airport surveys. The camera takes nine photographs simultaneously of adjoining areas on a single piece of film 23 inches square. The center photograph is taken vertically downward, while the other eight are oblique views.

Image ID: cgs00469, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection


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