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Album caption: Sculptured walls of the lower room of the Temple of the Jaguars. A Chacmool-the Maya word for tiger or jaguar-stands between the two columns. C.I.W. photo 1923.
Album caption: Geological Survey camp at Kaunene, 5958 feet above sea level, during January 20-February 22. The flag in the tree top behind the house is 160 feet above ground. Frank Medeiros is saddling "Boy." The average temperature here at 6:00 a.m. is between 28 and 20 degrees. 2/22/25. 8:30 a.m. No index card.
Mauna Loa. Humuula Sheep Camp is at the dark grove of eucalyptus trees in the red circle. Hawaii. 1926.
Album caption: Mauna Loa, elevation 13,680. Humuula Sheep Camp is at the dark grove of eucalyptus trees inn the red circle, elevation 6696. Puu Kalepeamoa at 9393 is the sharp cone in the lower right. 2.20.26. 8:00 a.m. No index card.
Album caption: The McAllister party approaching Lake Waiau. The object near the north shore of the lake is not a rock formation but apparently a defect in the negative. No index card.
Album caption: The rugged coast of the village of Hookena. Pali Kaholo is the sharp cliff-like feature back from the shoreline and can be seen in about the center of this photograph taken from the Hookena road. This is a very dry area of the South Kona coast. 2.10.24. No index card.
Album caption: Moving camp from Kauleoli to Keanapaakai on the west slope Mauna Loa. Joe Medeiros and Frank Medeiros and Kauala Simeona at Fujino's store at the trail forks on the Government road. Coffee trees in the background. 1.2.25. 11:30 a.m. No index card.
Album caption: The Alika lava flow of 1919 north of Kaapuna Camp is more than one half mile wide. At some places it is 2 miles wide. It is 12 miles long and extended to the sea. 5.10.25. 11:00 a.m. No index card.
Album caption: Snow covered Puu Poliahu and Summit. Puu Hualalai left of center is 25 miles distant. Snow rarely ever falls below 10,000 elevation, but in January 1925 it did cover Hualalai 8251. 11.10.25. Noon. No index card.
Album caption: Henequen drying on racks at a hacienda in the Puuc Hills of southern Yucatan, Mexico. 1924. No index card.
Album caption: Pay day at my house for the laborers. The average pay per day was about 65 cents. Monroe Amsden is the paymaster. Yucatan, Mexico. May 24, 1924. No index card.
Album caption: Bill Leslie and a pack horse ready to leave McKeen Brook camp. No index card.
Album caption: E.L. McCartney and Bowie Johnson carrying spring water for camp. No index card.
Album caption: Brownie, our mascot from the Parker Ranch camp at Hopuwai on the Keanakolu trail below. Apparently he is looking for wild pigs or sheep. The elevation here is 10,000 feet above sea level. 12.26.26. 5:10 p.m. No index card.
Album caption: Scenes along the Horton Line and Paper Co. Spruce Knob quandrangle Oct. 1921. No index card.
Eighth century monument, Stela F, ancient Maya archaeological site of Quirigua. Rio Motagua Valley, Guatemala. 1922.
Album caption: Stela F. One of the most distinctive of the stela at Quirigua. It projects 24 feet above the ground. This is the south face and the glyphs are perhaps the most beautifully carved of any among the Maya inscriptions. An unusual feature of this stela is that it has two dates - A.D. 1761 and A.D. 724 which is likely a leap year correction. While Stela F. is one of the tallest here it is not the tallest. Stela E. is the tallest. It is 35 feet long by 5 feet wide and 4 feet thick. It projects 26 feet 6 inches above ground and weights 65 tons. It is the largest piece of stone every quarried by the Maya. Guatemala. 1922. No index card. The Ruins of Quirigua, Guatemala - This Maya archeological site is...
Album caption: A rural scene near Circleville. A Virginia split rail fence is in the foreground. October 1921. No index card.
Album caption: Scenes near Celina on the Cumberland River. Dec 1921. No index card available.
Album caption: Multonomah Falls on the Columbia River Highway near Portland. Total fall 620 feet. No index card.
Album caption: Grazing lands in The Sinks area of the Spruce Knob quadrangle. September 1921. No index card.
Album caption: A log hauler road on the Cumberland Plataeu. The rails are logs laid end to end. Byrdstown quadrangle, November 1921. No index card.