Pre-1890 Signal Corps Station History Documentation
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ncdc.C00582

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Summary
Abstract: Pre-1890 Signal Corps Station History Documentation is a series of document images and indices created by and available from National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). These data were derived from an 1891 publication of the Records Division of the United States Army Signal Office entitled "Index of Meteorological Observations in the United States From the Earliest Records to January, 1890," which ... View entire text

Purpose: These data are intended to provide a historical location and observing information for early meteorological observing stations to researchers.

CURRENTNESS REFERENCE: Ground condition
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 72.0   S: 24.0   E: -65.0   W: -173.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: Pre-1890 Signal Corps Station History Documentation
Dataset Release Date: 2001-02-21
Dataset Release Place: Asheville, NC
Dataset Publisher: National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Data Presentation Form: Raster digital data
Online Resource: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov http://noaa.imcwv.com/login_ui.aspx
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1738-10-01
Stop Date: 1889-12-31
Quality ATTRIBUTE ACCURACY REPORT: All document images were evaluated for legibility, and index fields were checked to ensure they were accurately entered and referenced the correct document pages. No attempt was made to validate the content of the source document.

LOGICAL CONSISTENCY REPORT: The indices are logically consistent with data contained in the images they ... View entire text
Access Constraints ACCESS CONSTRAINTS: None

DISTRIBUTION LIABILITY: Every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of current NOAA quality control procedures. NOAA can only certify that the data provided to its customers is an authentic copy of the records which were accepted for inclusion in NOAA archives. NOAA cannot assume ... View entire text
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/
Dataset ID: ______DSI-3921_Pre-1890_Station_Histories ____

Data Center Personnel
Name: NCDC CUSTOMER SERVICE
Phone: 828-271-4800
Fax: 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue, Room 120
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 828-271-4800
Fax: 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue, Room 120
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-07-21
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