USGS Topographers at Work

Image: USGS Topographers at Work

Detailed Description

Captain Straughan (right) and rod man Bud Sullivan (left) departing for a day in the field. Straughan has a tripod on his shoulder and a plane table packed in the satchel under his leg. The flagpole in the background is flying a United States flag and a USGS flag - a common practice in mapping field camps.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1502 x 846

Location Taken: US