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Glacier Photograph Collection
Entry ID: G00472


Summary
Abstract: The Glacier Photograph Collection is a database of photographs of glaciers from around the world, some dating back to the mid-1850's, that provide an historical reference for glacier extent. As of June 2015, the database contains over 15,000 photographs. NSIDC houses thousands of photographic prints of glaciers taken from the ground, the air, and from space. These photographs constitute an ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 81.0   S: -43.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Snow and Ice Data Center (comp.).
Dataset Title: Glacier Photograph Collection
Dataset Series Name: G00472
Dataset Release Date: 2002-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/G00472
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1880-01-01
Stop Date: 2009-12-31
Instrument
Cameras Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
NSIDC Roger G. Barry Archives and Resource Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/rocs/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC ROCS USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: TIFF

Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: JPEG
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Publications/References
Alaska Atlas & Gazetteer. 2001. Yarmouth, Maine: DeLorme. Alaska State Library staff. January 2002. 'Alaska Glacier Names.' http://www.library.state.ak.us/asp/Alaska_Glaciers.html. 20 November 2002. Bird, M.L. 1984. The AGS and polar work: highlights in retrospect. Polar Times 98: 8-9. Cotton, T. 1995. 'Land Reborn: A History of Administration and Visitor Use in Glacier Bay National Park and ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18


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