National Geographic : 1946 May
© National Geographic Society . oaacnrome oyonerman A.wvengera Her Sails Set and Drying, the Morrissey Lies Quietly at Anchor off Baffin Island, Canada Most hands are away in motor whaleboats charting Frobisher Bay for the U. S. Navy's Hydrographic Office. Their soundings enabled cargo ships tosupply an American weather station and landing field. That northern base and others like it made meteorological observations vital towartime's North Atlantic airways.