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Geology

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 208 Collections and/or Records:

Potapenko Photograph

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1988-00797

Ransom Photographs

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1988-00809

Reading rocks

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2012-00181

Records of the Seismological Laboratory

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1998-00269

Charles F. Richter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RichterCF
Scope and Contents

The Charles Richter papers include personal and professional correspondence, unpublished talks, class and lecture notes, technical notes and data, Caltech Seismology laboratory material, and reprints. The supplement from 2000 includes diplomas, a diary (1960), Richter's science fiction collection, and miscellaneous documents donated by Clarence Allen, that were integrated into the collection.

Dates: 1839-1984

Rivers of Sand

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1998-00195

Rivers of Sand

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2013-00045

Robert P. Sharp Oral History Interview with Graham Berry

 Digital Record
Identifier: 2016-02-17-000143

Robert P. Sharp Oral History Interview with Graham Berry [sound recording], 1979-12-18 - 1980-01-09

 Item
Scope and Contents Interview in three sessions in late 1979 and early 1980 with Robert P. Sharp, Sharp Professor of Geology emeritus, who chaired the Division of Geology (later the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences) at Caltech from 1952 to 1968. Begins with his recollections of growing up in Oxnard and of life during his undergraduate years [1930-1934] at Caltech, including his career as quarterback on Caltech's football team, and his one graduate year there. In 1936 he moved to Harvard for further...
Dates: 1979-12-18 - 1980-01-09

Robert P. Sharp Oral History Interview with Shelley Erwin (supplement) [sound recording], 1998-05-28 - 1998-10-12

 Item
Scope and Contents This interview in two sessions in 1998 with Robert P. Sharp, Sharp Professor of Geology emeritus, begins with an account of his institution in 1984 of student field trips to Hawaii to study volcanism up close (Project Pahoehoe), thanks to the financial support of H. Dudley Wright. Recollections of alumni geology field trips that Sharp conducted over the previous two decades to Hawaii, Alaska, Yellowstone, Utah, Death Valley, Pennsylvania, New England, and Iceland, to bring alumni closer to...
Dates: 1998-05-28 - 1998-10-12

Rudd Brown Oral History Interview with Shirley Cohen, 1995-01-31 - 1995-01-31

 Item
Scope and Contents

Rudd Brown was the wife of Professor Harrison Brown in geochemistry. See her profile for further information.

Dates: 1995-01-31 - 1995-01-31

Rudd Brown Oral History Interview with Shirley Cohen [sound recording], 1995-01-31 - 1995-01-31

 Item
Scope and Contents

Rudd Brown was the wife of Professor Harrison Brown in geochemistry. See her profile for further information.

Dates: 1995-01-31 - 1995-01-31

Samuel Epstein Oral History Interview with Carol Buge [sound recording], 1985-12-19 - 1986-01-10

 Item
Scope and Contents An interview in three sessions, December 1985 and January 1986, with Samuel Epstein, William E. Leonhard Professor of Geochemistry in the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences. Dr. Epstein received his BS (1941) and MS (1942) degrees from the University of Manitoba and his PhD (1944, with Carl Winkler) from McGill University. He became a research fellow at Caltech in 1952 and two years later joined the faculty as an associate professor. He received the Leonhard chair in 1984, retired...
Dates: 1985-12-19 - 1986-01-10

Samuel Epstein Papers 1942-2002

 Digital Record
Identifier: 2016-02-17-000018

Samuel F. Guilbeau

 File
Identifier: HistoricalFiles_?
Scope and Contents

File on graduate student Sam Guilbeau who was lost in Alaska during the summer of 1972. His body and his diary were found in 1976. Photographs of the diary pages, much deteriorated and only partly legible, with other documents concerning this person.

Dates: 19th century to present