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Cooperative instrument shelter.

Image ID: 93854

Cooperative instrument shelter.

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Image Title

:  Cooperative instrument shelter.

Item Physical Description

: 16.5 x 12 cm.

Notes

: The maximum and minimum thermometers in the shelter and the rain gauge at the right constitute the instrumental equipment of about 4,500 cooperative observers throughout the States who furnish daily reports of temperature, rainfall and weather to the Climatological Section Centers in each state. These men serve faithfully without compensation, often for considerable periods. Some of them have more than fifty years continuous service to their ....
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Source

: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.3 - Toilers of land and sea / (unpublished photographs) / Govt. aids to agriculture

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 93854

Record ID

: 132035

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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