Detail View: NSIDC Glacier Photograph Collection: Matterhorn from Furggrat Ridge, Switzerland

Identifier: 
nsidc_glacierPhotos_AGS_R_1894_494.tif
Title: 
Matterhorn from Furggrat Ridge, Switzerland
Creator: 
Reid, Harry Fielding, photographer
Date: 
1894 July 23
Extent: 
1 photoprint; 30.4 x 24.7 cm (12 x 9 3/4 inches) mat board; 22.3 x 17.6 cm (8 13/16 x 7 inches) image
Format: 
photographs
Format: 
gelatin silver prints
Description: 
Photograph number 494.
Description: 
Transcribed from item: Matterhorn, Pennine Alps, July 23, 1894, H.F. Reid, No. 494. Matterhorn from Furggrat b. (east). Nearer view than 493. July 23, 1894. Print and glass plate. Coordinates given for Furggen [variant spelling, Fuggrat] and were obtained from National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency GeoNames Database coordinates.
Description: 
Source: American Geographical Society/World Data Center-A for Glaciology.
Glacier Name: 
Furggen Ridge
Glacier Latitude: 
47.175855
Glacier Longitude: 
9.10622
Coverage Spatial: 
Furggen Ridge (Switzerland, Europe) (pass)
Subject: 
Glaciers--Switzerland--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: 
Reid, Harry Fielding. 23 July 1894. 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.