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American Meteorological Society Oral History Project

Identifier:  - AMSOHP

Scope and Contents

The American Meteorological Society Oral History Project (AMSOHP) aims to capture the history of the atmospheric sciences as told by scientists, administrators, and others working in field. The collection is especially rich in interviews that capture the memories of scientists who launched much of the innovative meteorological research in post-war America.


  • 1983-2013
  • Majority of material found in 1983-2013
  • Other: Date acquired: 2009-11-02

Conditions Governing Access

Some access restrictions apply to the interviews within this collection, and all are not open for access. Please contact the Archives for more information.

Access to interviews in this collection is provided through OpenSky, the NCAR Library's digital repository.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright for items in this collection is held by the American Meteorological Society, all rights reserved. Interviews cannot be reproduced without permission in writing from the AMS. For further information, please email or write Librarian, American Meteorological Society, 45 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108.

Biographical or Historical Information

The American Meteorological Society Oral History Project (AMSOHP) was created as a joint program between the American Meteorological Society and the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR).


107.00 Items

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The collection is arranged alphabetically by the name of the individual being interviewed.

Kathleen Legg and Matthew Ramey
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Repository Details

Part of the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Archives Repository