Fire Island West Base Signal, considered initial point of survey by Ferdinand
Hassler, as all triangles observed by Hassler were ultimately tied into the Fire
Island Base Line.
Image ID: cgs01215, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: New York, Long Island, Fire Island
Photo Date: 1837
Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/Coastal Views/
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