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Found in 208 Collections and/or Records:

Leon Silver Oral History Interview with Shirley Cohen [sound recording], 1994-12-12 - 2000-02-23

Scope and Contents Interview in six sessions, in December 1994-January 1995 and February 2000, conducted by Shirley K. Cohen with Leon T. Silver, W. M. Keck Foundation Professor for Resource Geology, emeritus, at Caltech. This lengthy interview begins with discussion of family background in Russia and Poland, youth in New York and Connecticut, and beginning of higher education at Colorado School of Mines, 1942. Recalls participation in navy V-12 program at U. of Colorado; degree in civil engineering and entry...
Dates: 1994-12-12 - 2000-02-23

Mel Levet Oral History Interview with Heidi Aspaturian, 2015-02-20 - 2015-02-20

Scope and Contents Interview with Caltech alumnus Melvin Levet, BS ’39, MS ’40, in two sessions on February 20, 2015. With memories of Caltech that stretch back nearly eight decades, he describes growing up in Monterey Park, California, in the 1920s and 1930s, with “orange groves all over the place.” He talks about his family background and youthful interests, his experiences during the Depression, and his decision to enroll at Caltech. After a rocky start with the core curriculum, he thrived as a geology...
Dates: 2015-02-20 - 2015-02-20

Moon Charts

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1988-00845

Mrs. Gutenberg In Group Photograph

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1988-00426

Otto Photographs

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1988-00738

Paleontology Seminar Group Photograph

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1988-00748

Papers Of Beno Gutenberg 1908-1962

 Digital Record
Identifier: 2016-02-17-000185

Papers of Charles F. Richter, 1839-1984

 Digital Record
Identifier: 2016-02-17-000241

Papers of Kerry Sieh

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2000-00244

Papers of Robert P. Sharp, 1933-1996

 Digital Record
Identifier: 2016-02-17-000216

Paulin System Altimeter

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2001-00405

Peter Wyllie

 File — Box Z39: Series II
Identifier: Z39

Portrait of Seeley W. Mudd

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1942-00001