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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

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

The assembly and evolution of the continents

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2012-00171