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William C. Noble, Fire Observer Observation Tower, Black Mt. Station

View of William C. Noble, fire observer, sitting in the doorway of a wooden shack used for observing the outbreak of forest fires on Black Mountain in Dresden, Washington County in the Adirondack Mountains. This image was created to record the forest fire control activities of the New York State Conservation Commission.
Identifier: NYSA_14297-87_1721
Date (Original): August 1918
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 1721.
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