A new forest fire - about 30 minutes after being started by lightning.
Rain put out the fire the following day.
Triangulation party of Walt Helm
Image ID: theb2611, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Alaska, About 5 miles north of Hughes
Photo Date: 1954
Credit: C&GS Season's Report 1954-129
Category: Geodesy/Camping Out/General/
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