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Jonathan Kannair Photo Gallery

For usage rights to these photographs please contact Boston photographer Jonathan Kannair directly.

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Sherman Adams building as seen below the summit from the Northwest.

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The door leading out to the parapet where observers access the anemometers and windvanes.

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Observers clearing ice off instruments during a winter sunset. Mount Jefferson and the mountains of Northern New Hampshire are in the background.

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Winter hikers rest against the Old Stage Office to protect themselves from the wind.

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An observer checks ice build-up for a research project aimed at developing wires resistant to icing.

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The Sherman Adams building bathed in alpenglow.

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An observer reads the instruments from inside the weather room.

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Inside the tower just below the parapet. This area is used as a cold room for research projects and their equipment.

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Clearing Instruments of ice is just part of the "ob"; the observations which are performed round the clock every hour. The "ob" also includes recording temperature, barometric pressure, visibility, prevailing conditions, sky cover and relative humidity.

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