United Nations Photo, ‘Nepal’, 1954, Gabarron Foundation

United Nations Geologist Toni Hagen is seen camped in the Himalayas, at an elevation of 11,000 feet, preparing sketches for his full survey of Nepal’s geological structure to assess its natural resources in an effort to help the country develop its economy and raise the living standard.

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