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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs01425

Philadelphia Inquirer article and photos showing recovery of 1839 earthenware crock survey marker first established by Ferdinand Hassler, founder of the Coast Survey. The article confuses the Geodetic Survey with the United States Geological Survey which wasn't founded until 1878.

Image ID: cgs01425, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Pennsylvania, Willow Grove
Photo Date: 1979


Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/

High Resolution Photo Available





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