National Geographic : 1946 Oct
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome by John E.Schneider Greenland Celebrates Its Brief Summer. The Broad-leaved Willow Herb Thrives among Boulders Left by aRetreating Glacier Over this tranquil beauty hundreds of planes winged their way between continents. Narsarssuak, a big American base, layjust behind the photographer. GIs stationed there enjoyed trout fishing in the stream. They saw the wild flowers break out in June. Some were stillinbloom when snow fell late inAugust.