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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs01297

Bill Toothaker and Pinky Wolfe at the summit of Wheeler Peak. The rock structure was built by William Eimbeck and his 39th Parallel Party as a wind break in 1881 when the station was first observed.

Image ID: cgs01297, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Nevada - now Great Basin National Park
Photo Date: 1944
Credit: Family of Robert Lovett, Geodetic Crew CPS-98

Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/

High Resolution Photo Available

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