• United States, group of men looking at soil in Wisconsin

    Platt, Robert S. (Robert Swanton), 1891-1964

    Due to a malfunction inside Platt's camera, the majority of his first 8,000 images, dating from 1919 to 1933, have blurred areas where the unexposed film was not laying flat inside the camera. His 35m…

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  • Schneider in bad small poplar

    Photograph of a man (Schneider) standing in a grove of bad poplar.

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  • North America, surveying on rocky outcropping

    Borup, George, 1885-1912

    Paper label with Red Dot and #471 From a series of surveying photographs which could have been taken between 1908-1912. Borup spent the field season of 1910 on a topographical survey with the U.S. Geo…

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  • A preliminary railroad survey in Wisconsin in 1857

    Davis, Andrew McFarland, 1833-1920

    Andrew McFarland Davis kept this diary of his experiences as a member of an 1857 surveying crew for a projected line of the La Crosse and Milwaukee Railroad. In it, he describes the changing terrain,…

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  • North America, horse with rifle in saddle

    Borup, George, 1885-1912

    Paper label with Red Dot and #428 From a series of photographs that could have been taken between 1908-1912. Borup spent the field season of 1910 on a topographical survey with the U.S. Geological Sur…

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  • United States, surveyors on sidewalk in Manhattan

    Sorensen, Clarence Woodrow, 1907-1982; Harris, Eugene V., 1913-1978

    Two surveyors working on sidewalk. Grayscale Sorensen Safety Negatives, Binder: North & Central America 8

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  • Cornfalfa Farms; Apple Production 065: Laying out the new orchard

    Two men looking through transits, one holding rod, and one pounding a stake. Steel tape in foreground.

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  • Yukon [Motion Picture Film]

    Wood, Walter A

    Yukon 1936 film shows Walter Wood and his team on an expedition through the Saint Elias Range in Kluane National Park and Reserve in Yukon Territory. The team sets out in June from Burwash Landing on…

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  • 1973 surveying group

    Group photo of 1973 surveying student group gathering.

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  • North America, woman and man in front of a tent

    Borup, George, 1885-1912

    Paper label with Red Dot and #376 From a series of photographs that could have been taken between 1908-1912. Grayscale Borup Nitrate Negative, Box 1 of 3

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  • Bill McMurray in poplar

    Photograph of a compassman making traverse through country from which pine has been cut.

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  • North America, man under shade tent with surveying equipment

    Borup, George, 1885-1912

    Paper label with Red Dot and #446 From a series of surveying photographs which could have been taken between 1908-1912. Borup spent the field season of 1910 on a topographical survey with the U.S. Geo…

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  • Geologists in fern swamp

    Whitlock and Rothrock in a fern swamp.

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  • United States, standing at plane table in flowering clearing surrounded by evergreens

    Platt, Robert S. (Robert Swanton), 1891-1964

    Due to a malfunction inside Platt's camera, the majority of his first 8,000 images, dating from 1919 to 1933, have blurred areas where the unexposed film was not laying flat inside the camera. His 35m…

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  • Surveyor's Stone

    Taylor, T. A. (Theodore Asa)

    This image is from Volume 1 of 100 years of pictorial & descriptive history of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, while the quoted description is from Volume 2. "U.S. COAST & GEODETIC SURVEY MONUMENT In the…

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  • Surveying in Wisconsin in 1837

    Hatheway, Franklin. b. 1818

    Franklin Hatheway first visited Wisconsin in August, 1835, when he was 17 years old. He returned home to New York, learned surveying on the Genessee Valley Canal in 1836, and the next summer (1837) he…

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  • North America, crew members survey rocks on cliffside

    Borup, George, 1885-1912

    Paper label with Red Dot and #351 From a series of surveying photographs which could have been taken between 1908-1912. Borup spent the field season of 1910 on a topographical survey with the U.S. Geo…

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  • Plat book of Waupaca County, Wisconsin. C.M. Foote & Co. 1889.

    Foote, C.M.; Brown, W.S

    An atlas featuring maps of the cities, towns, and townships in Waupaca County, Wisconsin in 1889. "Drawn from actual Surveys and the County records" -- Titlepage. Includes a listing of local residents…

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  • North America, woman at surveying camp

    Borup, George, 1885-1912

    Paper label with Red Dot and #395 From a series of photographs that could have been taken between 1908-1912. Borup spent the field season of 1910 on a topographical survey with the U.S. Geological Sur…

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  • Megascoping

    W.O. Hotchkiss megascoping.

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