Thule, Greenland Meteorological Station from Above

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Title

Thule, Greenland Meteorological Station from Above

Description

An aerial view of a Meteorological Station in Thule, Greenland with various structures. There are several half-circle cylindrical shaped buildings scattered around with one long building near the right edge of the camp which houses the Danish contingent of the station. Near the bottom of the picture are many small feeders and larger antenna towers. There are several dirt roads radiating out from the camp and in the distance the North Star Bay is visible only a short ways from the station.

Creator

U.S. Air Force

Source

NARA II; RG 27 Records of the Weather Bureau; Records of the Polar Operations Project; Records Relating to the Establishment of the Joint Arctic Weather Station Program, 1944-48; Project Jaws, Operation Nanook, Navy Task Forces 68 and 96

Date

1948-08

Type

still image

Identifier

IMG_5533

Citation

U.S. Air Force, “Thule, Greenland Meteorological Station from Above,” Exploring Greenland, accessed May 19, 2019, http://exploringgreenland.org/items/show/42.

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