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NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Catalog of Images

5300 thumbnail picture
Level crew with the tools of the trade. Level party of Caspar Durgin
Oregon 1920
5301 thumbnail picture
Level crew with the tools of the trade. Sub-party of H. W. Hough. Level party of H. W. Hough
Oregon 1920
5302 thumbnail picture
Level crew in the Arizona desert. Level party of Fred E. Joeckel
Near Navajo Springs, Arizona 1921
5303 thumbnail picture
Leveling down the trail into Glen Canyon. Level party of Fred E. Joeckel
Glen Canyon, Arizona 1921
5304 thumbnail picture
Leveling down the trail into Glen Canyon. Level party of Fred E. Joeckel
Glen Canyon, Arizona 1921
5305 thumbnail picture
Connecting the line - two level crews meet in Glen Canyon, Colorado River. Level parties of Fred E. Joeckel and Floyd W. Hough
Glen Canyon, Arizona 1921
5306 thumbnail picture
The boat - means of transportation in Glen Canyon, Colorado River. Level party of Fred E. Joeckel
Glen Canyon, Arizona 1921
5307 thumbnail picture
Level crew in boat in Glen Canyon, Colorado River. Level party of Fred E. Joeckel
Glen Canyon, Arizona 1921
5308 thumbnail picture
Connecting the line - party chiefs shaking hands. Fred E. Joekel on left - Floyd W. Hough on right
Glen Canyon, Arizona 1921
5309 thumbnail picture
Leveling observations between Valdez and Fairbanks. Level party of Herman Odessey
Alaska Central 1923
5310 thumbnail picture
Entering a tunnel on motor velocipede. Sure hope nobody's coming the other way. Level party of Herman Odessey
Alaska Central 1923
5311 thumbnail picture
Setting the velocipede back on the tracks after train passes. Level party of Herman Odessey
Alaska Central 1923
5312 thumbnail picture
Mosquito protection in Colorado. Level party of Glendon Boothe
Colorado, Gunnison Valley 1927
5313 thumbnail picture
Rodman Fisk holding the level rod steady. Level party of Glendon Boothe
Alaska, Gut Bay, Chatham Strait area 1927
5314 thumbnail picture
First order leveling in Atlanta. Level party of E. O. Heaton
Georgia, Atlanta 1927
5315 thumbnail picture
Leveling on Alameda Boulevard in Los Angeles. Level party of Glendon Boothe
Los Angeles, California 1926
5316 thumbnail picture
Beginning a spur line into Mokuaweoweo Crater. Leveling in support of gravity operations on Mauna Loa. Party of Lansing Simmons
Mauna Loa, Hawaii 1927
5317 thumbnail picture
The last setup on the summit of Mauna Loa. Party of Lansing Simmons
Mauna Loa, Hawaii 1927
5318 thumbnail picture
Leveling up Mount Whitney. Level party of John Brittain
Mount Whitney, California June, 1928
5319 thumbnail picture
Leveling up Mount Whitney. Level party of John Brittain
Mount Whitney, California June, 1928
5320 thumbnail picture
Level party at the top of Mount Whitney. Level party of John Brittain
Mount Whitney, California June, 1928
5321 thumbnail picture
Level party trying to stay warm in Washington. Level party of Charles Pierce
Washington state 1931
5322 thumbnail picture
Using dynamite to excavate a bench mark hole. Note dirt flying out of hole. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Northern California 1932
5323 thumbnail picture
First C&GS logo T-shirt. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Ukiah, California 1932
5324 thumbnail picture
Driving pin for steady rod support. Level party of Al Thorson
1933
5325 thumbnail picture
Checking the computations at the end of the day.
Palm Beach, Florida
5326 thumbnail picture
Speeder and trailer. Motor velocipede leveling. Level party of Ernst Stohsner
1934
5327 thumbnail picture
Levels lunch. Trying to stay warm on a cold day. Level party of Charles Pierce
Washington state 1931
5328 thumbnail picture
Setting bench marks in Utah. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Utah 1934
5329 thumbnail picture
Bench mark truck showing mounting of water barrel. Setting bench marks in Utah. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Utah 1934
5330 thumbnail picture
Observing party truck showing mounting of rod box. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Utah 1934
5331 thumbnail picture
Leveling in Mississippi. Rodman in depression requiring low instrument setup. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Mississippi 1935
5332 thumbnail picture
Determining sea level - just kidding! Rodman at bench mark covered by floodwaters. Mississippi River flood of 1935
Mississippi 1935
5333 thumbnail picture
The Basic Bench Mark at Pensacola. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Pensacola, Florida 1935
5334 thumbnail picture
Desert Shadows. Leveling across a dry lake bed
Western United States 1935?
5335 thumbnail picture
The travails of a bench mark setter. Level party of William Gibson
Southeast United States 1935
5336 thumbnail picture
Another episode in the life of a bench mark setter. Problems digging a hole. Level party of William Gibson
Southeast United States 1935
5337 thumbnail picture
Level work along a new highway route. Level party of William Gibson
Tennessee/ North Carolina 1935
5338 thumbnail picture
Fording a river during level work for a new highway route. Level party of William Gibson
Tennessee/ North Carolina 1935
5339 thumbnail picture
Leveling over the Tennessee River Bridge. Level party of William Gibson
Alabama, Decatur 1935
5340 thumbnail picture
The party that made 329 setups in 7 hours and 55 minutes. Working in area of extreme grades. Level party of H. J. Oliver
Western United States 1934
5341 thumbnail picture
Leveling on a cold winter's day. Level party of William Gibson
North Carolina? 1935
5342 thumbnail picture
Carrying the fire bucket for cold fingers and frozen fountain pens. Level party of William Gibson
North Carolina 1935
5343 thumbnail picture
A seven observing party level party with its trucks and equipment. Level party of William Gibson
Tennessee 1935
5344 thumbnail picture
Observing in the Boundary Waters area of Minnesota. Level party of J. D. Thurmond
Northeast Minnesota 1935
5345 thumbnail picture
Leveling along the Loon River. Level party of J. D. Thurmond
Northeast Minnesota 1935
5346 thumbnail picture
Rodman driving footpin for rod while submerged. Level party of J. D. Thurmond
Northeast Minnesota 1935
5347 thumbnail picture
Leveling along the trail to Prairie Portage. Level party of J. D. Thurmond
Northeast Minnesota 1935
5348 thumbnail picture
Level party at Whisky Pass, 12,800 feet. Level party of Gilbert R. Fish
Whisky Pass, Colorado 1935
5349 thumbnail picture
Level party at Whisky Pass, 12,800 feet. Level party of Gilbert R. Fish
Whisky Pass, Colorado 1935

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