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NOAA Photo Library Image - theb4284

Set-up in Breathitt County, Kentucky. Working along the Louisville and Nashville Railroad. Lt. (j.g.) Wilbur Porter observing, Andy ___ was the umbrella holder (umbrella kept sun off level bubbles and kept instrument level) and instrument carrier (gun-toter.) Andy was killed in a local feud a few years later.

Image ID: theb4284, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Kentucky, Jenkins area
Photo Date: 1930 October
Photographer: Mr. Benton Hickok

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