Detail View: NSIDC Glacier Photograph Collection: Nisqually Glacier, Washington

Identifier: 
nsidc_glacierPhotos_AGS_CM_1958_H128.tif
Title: 
Nisqually Glacier, Washington
Creator: 
Morrison, Charles C., Jr., photographer
Date: 
1958 July 8
Extent: 
1 photoprint; 30.5 x 24.8 cm (12 x 9 3/4 inches) mat board; 8.9 x 8.9 cm (3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches) image
Format: 
photographs
Format: 
gelatin silver prints
Description: 
Photograph number H128.
Description: 
Transcribed from item: Mount Rainier, Cascades, Longmire Bridge over Nisqually River washed out by glacier flood, Bailey Bridge up temporarily. Photograph number H124 to H129 on matboard. Cataloguer's note: Coordinates given are for Nisqually Glacier because the photographs depict the area near Nisqually glacier after the 1955 j���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������kulhalup. Information about the October 25, 1955 j���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������kulhalup at Nisqually Glacier was obtained from USGS 1968 report. Citation: Richardson, Donald. 1968. "Glacier outburst floods in the Pacific Northwest." Geological Survey Professional Paper 600: 79-86.
Description: 
Source: American Geographical Society/World Data Center-A for Glaciology.
Glacier Name: 
Nisqually Glacier
Glacier Latitude: 
46.8292
Glacier Longitude: 
-121.7419
GLIMS Glacier ID: 
G238260E46822N
Coverage Spatial: 
Nisqually Glacier (Pierce, Washington, United States, North America) (glacier)
Subject: 
Glaciers--Washington--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: 
Morrison, Charles C. , Jr. 1958. Nisqually 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.