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100 Years of Change at Mt. Rainier

I've always been fascinated by old photographs, so last year when I found an old panoramic photo of Mt. Rainier in Pat Pringle's excellent Roadside Geology of Mount Rainier National Park and Vicinity I got really excited. The photo was taken in 1904 by W.P. Romans, and shows the northwest slopes of the mountain in the vicinity of Spray Park. The original is maintained by the Washington State Historical Society

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