Good Days on the Trail, 1938-1942: Film Footage of the Rocky Mountains, ColoradoEntry ID: G02175
Abstract: This film documents student hiking trips conducted by the University of Colorado at Boulder in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, USA during the summers of 1938-1942. The hikes took place in various locations west of Boulder, including Rocky Mountain National Park, Indian Peaks Wilderness, and Roosevelt National Forest. The film contains rare historical footage of the Rocky Mountains, including ... Arapaho Glacier and Fair Glacier. The film provides a unique record of what those areas looked like at that time, and may provide visual information on the extent of the glaciers. The film was created by the University of Colorado Department of Mountain Recreation. The original film consists of four reels, in 16mm Kodachrome format. The film was restored and digitized with support from the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center, Boulder, and the NOAA Climate Database Modernization Program. Digitized copies of the film are available on DVD. For information on ordering a copy, please contact NSIDC User Services.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NSIDC, .
Dataset Title: Good Days on the Trail, 1938-1942: Film Footage of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado
Dataset Release Date: 2007-04-17
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5HT2M7ZOnline Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/g02175.html
Start Date: 1938-01-01Stop Date: 1942-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Distribution Media: DVD
Distribution Media: FTP
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
National Snow and Ice Data Center Library 449 UCB University of Colorado
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
University of Colorado. 1937. University of Colorado Bulletin: Mountain Recreation. Supplement to the University of Colorado Bulletin, Vol. 37, No. 2.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-04-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-07-29