Detail View: NSIDC Glacier Photograph Collection: Northwall Firn and New Zealand Pass, Indonesia

Identifier: 
nsidc_glacierPhotos_1CGE_1972_23A.tif
Title: 
Northwall Firn and New Zealand Pass, Indonesia
Creator: 
First Australian Universities Carstensz Glaciers Expedition, photographer
Date: 
1972
Extent: 
1 photoprint; 20.6 x 15.4 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
Format: 
photographs
Format: 
gelatin silver prints
Description: 
Photograph number 1972-2-3A.
Description: 
Transcribed from item: 1972-2-3A to 1972-2-3E: Panorama from near survey point CT (20717 E, 8570 N). CT was ice covered in 1936 (see 1936-4-3). 3a: Western portion of Northwall Firn and New Zealand Pass behind Carstensz Glacier. Compare with 1962-2-1. 3b, 3c, 3d: Accumulation zone of Carstensz Glacier. Ngga Pulu and part of the Eastern Northwall Firn can be seen in 3b (top right). 3E: Top of the Wollaston Glacier. Compare with 1936-4-3. 1972. All photographs taken between late December 1971 and early March 1972 by the First Australian Universities Carstensz Glaciers Expedition. Note on envelope: 1972:2:1a-k, :2:2a-e, :3:1, :3:2a-c, :2:3a-c, :2:4a-c, :3:3a-b, :4:1, :5:5a-c, :6:1, :6:2. Contained in folder: Carstensz, Middenkam, Idenburg, Maren, New Zealand Pass, Northwall, Ngga Pulu & Wollaston Glacier. Irian Jaya, New Guinea, Indonesia - 1972.
Description: 
Source: American Geographical Society/World Data Center-A for Glaciology.
Glacier Name: 
Northwall Firn
Glacier Latitude: 
-4.052778
Glacier Longitude: 
137.166944
GLIMS Glacier ID: 
G137158E04048S
Coverage Spatial: 
Northwall Firn (Papua, Indonesia, Oceania) (glacier)
Subject: 
Glaciers--Papua--Photographs
Type: 
StillImage
Language: 
English
RelationLink: 
NSIDC Glacier Photograph Collection link: https://nsidc.org/data/g00472
RelationLink: 
University of Colorado catalog record link: http://libraries.colorado.edu/record=b10245128~S3
RelationLink: 
Roger G. Barry Glaciology Collection finding aid link: https://archives.colorado.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/140272
Citation: 
First Australian Universities Carstensz Glaciers Expedition. 1972. Northwall Firn: From the Glacier Photograph Collection. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.
Rights: 
Item held by the National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder. May be used freely if properly cited.