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Contact print photographs taken of Mount St. Helens from helicopter. Washington. 1980.


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Typed information accompanying contact prints: Roll #13 June 11, 1980 Frame A# Roll 13 Frames 1 thru 8 show a severely damaged caterpillar tractor. It was a nearly new D8 or D9. The right track is missing, the blade is missing, the cab is missing. This vehicle is located at T10R5S32 E .3 N .7, Upper Coldwater Creek. 1. Front view of the radiator 2. View of the left side. Note that the ash is piled up against the left side and the rear of the vehicle 3. Desiccated body of a small animal, probably a chipmunk, photographed undisturbed. It was near the left track of the vehicle 4. The sheet metal has been heavily pummeled. A part of the right rear post of the operator's cage is still in place; the bracket deformation indicates the [...]


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U.S. Geological Survey
Photographer :
Kieffer, Hugh H.

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