Detail View: NSIDC Glacier Photograph Collection: Glacier near Mentasta Mountain, aerial photograph FL 27 R-5, Alaska

Identifier: 
nsidc_glacierPhotos_AGS_1941_FL27_R5.tif
Title: 
Glacier near Mentasta Mountain, aerial photograph FL 27 R-5, Alaska
Creator: 
Unidentified photographer
Date: 
1941 August 29
Extent: 
1 photoprint; 25.2 x 25.2 cm (10 x 10 inches)
Format: 
photographs
Format: 
gelatin silver prints
Description: 
Photograph number FL 27 R-5.
Description: 
Transcribed from item: Typed note adhered to photograph: 23-R-5. Glaciers of Mentasta Mountains. View SW from near 6248 / 14250. Valley of Tetling River in mid-distant center and left; Mt. Sanford at distant right; Nabesna River and glacier at distant left. Aug. 29, 1941. (CG Tr. Fl. 27 - R 5). Back: Small glaciers of the Mentasta Mts. Mentasta and Nutzotin Mtns. Contained in folder: AGS Flight - 27. 1942. Indexed on Goodnews Iliamna. Handwritten note from William O. Field re: what photos to print. Coordinates given for Mentasta Mountains and were retrieved from USGS GNIS.
Description: 
Source: American Geographical Society/World Data Center-A for Glaciology.
Glacier Name: 
Mentasta Mountains
Glacier Latitude: 
62.505556
Glacier Longitude: 
-142.6911111
Coverage Spatial: 
Mentasta Mountains (Valdez-Cordova, Alaska, United States, North America) (mountain range)
Coverage Spatial: 
Sanford, Mount (Valdez-Cordova, Alaska, United States, North America) (mountain)
Subject: 
Glaciers--Alaska--Aerial 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: 
Unidentified photographer. 1941. Unknown Glacier: 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.