Grinnell Glacier 1938 - 2016

Science Center Objects

Notice the man standing on the glacier in the center of the historic photograph.  The figure lends a frame of reference to the photo pair, allowing the viewer to more easily interpret the depth of ice and the loss of volume when compared to the 2016 image. 

Grinnell Glacier 1938 - 2016 animation

Grinnell Glacier 1938 - 2016 animation(Public domain.)

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Please respect the photographer: When using these photographs, please credit the photographer and source (eg. T.J. Hileman, courtesy of Glacier National Park Archives). The paired images below are examples of proper crediting for each photo.

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