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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs05082

View of the "Entrance of Columbia River-Cape Hancock or Disappointment E. by N. (compass) 12 Statute Miles." This view was probably produced by William B. McMurtrie. It is notable for its magnificent cloud formations and view of the then perfectly conical Mt. St. Helens.

Image ID: cgs05082, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Oregon, Columbia River
Photo Date: 1851
Credit: NARA C&GS Colllection

Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/Archive Coastal Views/

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