50th Anniversary Time Capsule Collection Edit


Finding Aid Author
Chris Kirchoff
Finding Aid Date
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of Description


  • 2005-2010 (Creation)
  • 2007-2010 (Creation)
  • Date acquired: 2010-10-01 (Other)


  • 1.00 Linear Feet (Whole)

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  • Arrangement

    These materials do not have a particular arrangment as much of the collection consists of objects and ephemera.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    There are no access restrictions on this collection.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Not all of the material in the collection is in the public domain. Researchers are responsible for addressing copyright issues.

  • 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.

  • Accruals and Additions

    No accruals or additions are expected.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Identification of the item cited], 50th Anniversary Time Capsule Collection, Archives, National Center for Atmospheric Research.

  • Scope and Contents

    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.

  • Processing Information

    This collection was processed in 2010.

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  • Type
    Container 1 Type
    Container 1 Indicator
    50TC Box 1