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Geology

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 71 Collections and/or Records:

Air Talk with Clarence Allen, 1991-03-20

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1991-03-20

Air Talk with Lance Davis and Leon Silver, 1989-02-15

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1989-02-15

AirTalk with Jacqueline Dixon and Peter Wyllie, 1990-08-15

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1990-08-15

AirTalk with Kate Hutton, 1992-03-18

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1992-03-18

AirTalk with Nathan Lewis and Kerry Sieh, 1989-06-21

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1989-06-21

AirTalk with Peter Fay and Joseph Kirschvink, 1991-05-22

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1991-05-22

AirTalk with Thomas Ahrens and Eleanor Helin, 1989-12-20

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is divided according to the recording type: audio and video then ordered chronologically. Each recording includes an interview with either Caltech faculty, administrators, staff, students, alumni, JPL scientists or administrators. It also includes features such as Caltech Almanac -a detailed look at some of the many interesting people, places and discoveries in Caltech’s history-, Caltech Calendar -a listing of upcoming public events on campus- and Caltech in the News....
Dates: 1989-12-20

All the Faults in the World: The Cutting Edge of Tectonics, 2003-05-07

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Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection is arranged by chronological order. This series started in 1922, but the first recording dates back to 1971 and since it is still ongoing, the collection continues to grow, with about 9 new lectures per academic year.These lectures feature speakers from Caltech and JPL, spotlighting a small selection of the pioneering research conducted in the fields of Biology and Biological Engineering, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Engineering and Applied Science,...
Dates: 2003-05-07

Arthur Gutenberg, 2000-05-01

 File — Box Z17: Series II
Identifier: Z17
Scope and Contents

Arthur Gutenberg was the son of Beno and Hertha Gutenberg. He recorded some reminiscences about his father on two separate tapes. This file contains transcripts of the tapes, plus miscellaneous documents. The tapes are stored separately in AV Archives.

Dates: 2000-05-01

Charles Richter Oral History Interview with Ann Scheid [sound recording], 1978-02-15 - 1978-09-01

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Scope and Contents Interview in 1978 with Charles F. Richter, professor of seismology emeritus, in the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences. A pioneer in seismology and active in the seismology and earthquake engineering fields for over fifty years, Richter's name is known for the earthquake magnitude scale he developed in the 1930s for local earthquakes. Richter received his PhD from Caltech in 1928. In 1937 he joined the Caltech faculty and worked alongside Harry Wood in the Seismological...
Dates: 1978-02-15 - 1978-09-01

Clair Patterson Oral History Interview with Shirley Cohen [sound recording], 1995-03-05 - 1995-03-09

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Scope and Contents In this interview in March 1995, nine months before his death, Clair C. (Pat) Patterson, professor of geochemistry, emeritus, talks about his early interest in physical chemistry; his education at Grinnell College, in Iowa; his stint on the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge; and his subsequent graduate work at the University of Chicago with Harrison Brown, where he measured the isotopic composition and concentration of minute quantities of lead with a mass spectrometer. He received his PhD at...
Dates: 1995-03-05 - 1995-03-09

Clair Patterson Oral History Interview with Shirley Cohen [sound recording], 1995-03-05 - 1995-03-09

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Scope and Contents In this interview in March 1995, nine months before his death, Clair C. (Pat) Patterson, professor of geochemistry, emeritus, talks about his early interest in physical chemistry; his education at Grinnell College, in Iowa; his stint on the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge; and his subsequent graduate work at the University of Chicago with Harrison Brown, where he measured the isotopic composition and concentration of minute quantities of lead with a mass spectrometer. He received his PhD at...
Dates: 1995-03-05 - 1995-03-09

Clarence Allen Oral History Interview with David Valone, 1994-04-01 - 1994-04-04

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Scope and Contents An interview in two sessions in April 1994 with Clarence R. Allen, emeritus professor of geology and geophysics in the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences. Dr. Allen matriculated at Reed College in 1942, then spent three years (1943 to 1946) in the Army Air Corps before returning to graduate with a major in physics. He entered Caltech as a graduate student in geophysics in 1949 (MS, 1951; PhD in structural geology and geophysics, 1954). After a year as assistant professor at the...
Dates: 1994-04-01 - 1994-04-04

Clarence Allen Oral History Interview with David Valone [sound recording], 1994-04-01 - 1994-04-04

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Scope and Contents An interview in two sessions in April 1994 with Clarence R. Allen, emeritus professor of geology and geophysics in the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences. Dr. Allen matriculated at Reed College in 1942, then spent three years (1943 to 1946) in the Army Air Corps before returning to graduate with a major in physics. He entered Caltech as a graduate student in geophysics in 1949 (MS, 1951; PhD in structural geology and geophysics, 1954). After a year as assistant professor at the...
Dates: 1994-04-01 - 1994-04-04

Comfort A. Adams, 1919–1920

 File — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: HaleGE_01_00_001_06
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection provides a thorough record of George Ellery Hale’s activities. A prolific correspondent, Hale kept copies of most of his letters. The collections contains significant material relating to the theoretical and instrumental development of astrophysics, the history of the Mount Wilson and Palomar Observatories, and the early history of the California Institute of Technology. It also documents Hale’s work with the National Academy of Sciences and National Research Council.

Dates: 1919–1920

Distribution Of Earth Movement

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Identifier: HistoricalFiles_?
Scope and Contents

Oversize item. Provenance unknown.

Dates: 19th century to present

Don L. Anderson Oral History Interview with Shirley K. Cohen, 1999-02-24 - 1999-04-13

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Scope and Contents An interview in three sessions with Don L. Anderson, Eleanor and ABSTRACT: John R. McMillan Professor of Geophysics. Integrating seismology, solid state physics and geochemistry, Anderson is recognized for his work on the origin, evolution, structure and composition of Earth and other planets. He is a member of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences, and has won numerous awards including the National Medal of Science (1998), the Crafoord Prize (1998)...
Dates: 1999-02-24 - 1999-04-13

Don L. Anderson Oral History Interview with Shirley K. Cohen [sound recording], 1999-02-24 - 1999-04-13

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Scope and Contents An interview in three sessions with Don L. Anderson, Eleanor and John R. McMillan Professor of Geophysics. Integrating seismology, solid state physics and geochemistry, Anderson is recognized for his work on the origin, evolution, structure and composition of Earth and other planets. He is a member of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences, and has won numerous awards including the National Medal of Science (1998), the Crafoord Prize (1998) and the...
Dates: 1999-02-24 - 1999-04-13