The 50th Anniversary celebration for UCAR/NCAR occured in 2010. A time capsule project, lead by the NCAR Archives and UCAR Communications, collected over 90 items that provide a snapshot of life at UCAR/NCAR in the year 2010. The collection includes a variety of ephemera and also digital files.
These materials do not have a particular arrangement as much of the collection consists of objects and ephemera.
Physical Access Requirements
The collection must be viewed in the Archives during normal business hours.
Technical Access Requirements
Portions of this collection are born-digital; printouts were made to ensure preservation over time.
Source of Acquisition
Various UCAR/NCAR administrative units, laboratories, and individual staff members
Method of Acquisition
Suggestions for what to include in the time capsule were sought from staff and a selection committee determined the final contents, ensuring that as many aspects of life at UCAR/NCAR as possible were represented.
[Identification of the item cited], 50th Anniversary Time Capsule Collection, Archives, National Center for Atmospheric Research. https://aspace.archives.ucar.edu/repositories/2/resources/44 Accessed February 27, 2020.