Detail View: NSIDC Glacier Photograph Collection: Salcantay East Glacier, Peru

Identifier: 
nsidc_glacierPhotos_AGS_A_1952_009.tif
Title: 
Salcantay East Glacier, Peru
Creator: 
Ayres, Fred D., photographer
Date: 
1952 July
Extent: 
1 photoprint; 30.4 x 24.7 cm (12 x 9 3/4 inches) mat board; 12.7 x 17.8 cm (5 x 7 inches) image
Format: 
photographs
Format: 
gelatin silver prints
Description: 
Photograph number 009.
Description: 
Transcribed from item: North wall of canyon in which East Glacier of Salcantay lies. View looking north across foot of terminal portaion of moraine. July 1952. South Peru. Successive moraine levels? F.D. Ayres. Coordinates given are for Nevado Salcantay, Peru and were retrieved from GeoNames database (National Geospatial Intelligence Agency).
Description: 
Source: American Geographical Society/World Data Center-A for Glaciology.
Glacier Name: 
Salcantay East Glacier
Glacier Latitude: 
-13.332478
Glacier Longitude: 
-72.547075
Coverage Spatial: 
East Glacier (Nevado Salcantay, Cusco, Peru, South America) (glacier)
Subject: 
Glaciers--Peru--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: 
Ayres, Fred D. 1952. Salcantay East 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.