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Meteorology--History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

American Meteorological Society Oral History Project

 Collection
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.

Aviation Cadets Collection

 Collection
Identifier:  - ACC
Scope and Contents The Aviation Cadets Collection contains photocopies of publications, photographs, and audio related to the work of the Aviation Cadets during World War II. The invitation, program, handwritten notes, and clippings related to the 50th reunion are also included in this collection.

Platzman, George W., 1990-10-22

 Item
Identifier: Item 70
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with George W. Platzman, 1990. Interviewed by Norman Phillips. 4 sound cassettes (ca. 5 hrs, tapes 3 and 4 side B blank) : analog, mono + transcript (59 pgs.). AMS 59-62; two physical versions (one master, one copy). Forms part of American Meteorological Society Oral History Project. Topics include: family background and early education; undergraduate and graduate work; work in quality-control statistics, and as both student and instructor in wartime meteorology classes;...

Subject File Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 03-00-UNSF
Scope and Contents The UCAR/ NCAR Subject File Collection consists of materials dated from the 1960s to the 2000s that cover topics in meteorology and the atmospheric sciences, as well as information about individual scientists. The collection includes curriculum vitae, researcher bios, fact sheets, correspondence, memoranda, press releases, reports, manuscript drafts, interviews, articles, clippings, education materials, photographs, slides, publications, awards, notes, and ephemera.

UCAR Records

 Collection
Identifier: 02-UCAR
Scope and Contents The UCAR Records contain materials that document UCAR and NCAR. The collection traces the founding of UCAR from an idea to the birth of a national center. It also documents the merger of the High Altitude Observatory (HAO) with NCAR, the international scope of UCAR/NCAR, the relationship between UCAR and Member Universities, and the relationship of UCAR and the NSF.

Wallen, C.C., 1995-11-21

 Item
Identifier: Item 101
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with C.C.(Carl Christian) Wallen, 1995. Interviewed by Gordon Cartwright. 4 sound cassettes (ca. 4 hrs.; tape 2 side A, re-recorded in 1997 to fix static degradation, side B missing portions of the interview, tape 3 side B blank, tape 4 addendum from 1996 recorded to replace degraded portion of tapes 2 and 3) : analog, mono + transcript (44 pgs.). AMS 124-127, 127b(addendum); one physical version (one master). Forms part of American Meteorological Society Oral History...