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Field surveying and topographic mapping Alaska

Robert C. Foley

Field surveying and topographic mapping Alaska

1947-83

by Robert C. Foley

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Published by Dept. of Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Books and Open-File Reports Section, U.S. Geological Survey, Federal Center in [Reston, Va.?], Denver, CO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Topographical surveying -- Alaska

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert C. Foley.
      SeriesU.S. Geological Survey circular ;, 991
      ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTA590 .F65 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 98 p. :
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2494237M
      LC Control Number87601250

      Depths shown by contours. "Map information compiled from sources dated " "Printed by Defense Mapping Agency Topographic Center " "This planning graphic is a two and one-half scale enlargement of a portion of the , scale Contributor: United States. Defense Mapping Agency. Topographic Center Date: Historical Topographic Map Collection (): Through time, policies have changed regarding whether or not a full UTM grid would appear on the minute (,scale) map series. Beginning in the mid s, the grid was indicated by blue ticks around the map at 1,meter spacing. In , the ticks were replaced with a full-line black UTM grid. Triangulation control planetable sheets for topographic quadrangle mapping, ca. (1, items). Manuscript field sheets from topographic surveys of parts of Alaska, ( items). River and dam site surveys, (2, items). Relief model of Antarctica, (1 item). Topographic Mapping in Alaska. Alaska has presented many challenges to mapmakers in the form of terrain, weather, and logistics problems. At the same time it has been an opportune proving ground for the development of new and enterprising techniques. An outstanding example of Alaskan mapping projects was that recently completed in the Brooks Range Area.


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