American Meteorological Society- Oral History Project, 1983-2013 | National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Archives

By Kathleen Legg and Matthew Ramey

Collection Overview

Title: American Meteorological Society- Oral History Project, 1983-2013Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1983-2013

Extent: 107.0 Items

Arrangement: The collection is arranged alphabetically by the name of the individual being interviewed.

Date Acquired: 11/02/2009

Subjects: American Meteorological Society., Meteorology., Meteorology. - Meteorology--United States--History., World War Two

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

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 postwar America.

Collection Historical Note

The American Meteorological Society- Oral History Project (AMSOHP) was created as a joint program between the American Meteorological Society and the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR).

Subject/Index Terms

American Meteorological Society.
Meteorology.
Meteorology. - Meteorology--United States--History.
World War Two

Administrative Information

Repository: National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Archives

Access Restrictions:

Some access restrictions apply to the interviews within this collection, and all are not open for access. Please contact the Archives for more information.

Any opinions, findings, conclusions, statements, and other information expressed in the interviews, or in any abstract or transcription thereof, reflect the opinions of the narrator and interviewer of the tape or transcript only, and do not necessarily reflect the views of UCAR / NCAR, the National Science Foundation or the American Meteorological Society.

Use Restrictions: These interviews are copyrighted by the AMS.  Permission must be granted by AMS for use.

Preferred Citation: [Interivew], American Meteorological Society Oral History Project, Archives, National Center for Atmospheric Research.


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[Item 1: Abrams, Irwin, 1999-04-23, 1999-05-21],
[Item 2: Anderson, Charles, 1992-06-24],
[Item 3: Anthes, Richard, 2004-08-05, 2004-08-06],
[Item 4: Atlas, David, 1987-09-30],
[Item 5: Baer, Ferdinand, 2003-01-24],
[Item 6: Ban, Raymond, 2008-10-30],
[Item 7: Battan, Louis, 1986-10-08],
[Item 8: Baum, Werner A., 1989-11-29],
[Item 9: Benton, George S., 1991-05-27],
[Item 10: Bierly, Eugene, 2001-05-29],
[Item 11: Bollay, Eugene, 1987-08-04],
[Item 12: Braham, Roscoe R., 2002-06-19],
[Item 13: Bundgaard, Robert C., 1998-09-16],
[Item 14: Businger, Joost, 2000-08-29],
[Item 15: Byers, Horace, 1987-09-03],
[Item 16: Byers, Horace, 1990-07-02],
[Item 17: Carbone, Richard E., 2005-05-09],
[Item 18: Cartwright, Gordon D., 1991-12-14],
[Item 19: Cowen, Robert C., 2001-05-29],
[Item 20: Cressman, George, 1992-08-24],
[Item 21: Crow, Loren W., 1992-04-21],
[Item 22: Culnan, Robert N., 1993-10-25],
[Item 23: Eliassen, Arnt, 1989-10-11],
[Item 24: Eliassen, Arnt - Meteorologists I have Known, 1989-10-13],
[Item 25: Elliott, Robert, 1987-08-04],
[Item 26: Elsasser, Walter M., 1986-03-12],
[Item 27: Fleagle, Robert C., 1990-09-24],
[Item 28: Fletcher, Joseph O., 1991-03-19],
[Item 29: Friday, Elbert (Joe) W., 2003-07-25],
[Item 30: Four Decades of the Atmospheric Sciences, 1987-01-12],
[Item 31: Fujita, Tetsuya Theodore, 1988-02-25],
[Item 32: Fujita, Tetsuya Theodore - 42 Years of Research on Atmospheric Disturbances, 1988-02-24],
[Item 33: Fultz, Dave, 1992-11-11, 1993-01-15],
[Item 34: Haggard, William, 2007-08-21],
[Item 35: Haurwitz, Frank, 1993-10-22],
[Item 36: Haurwitz, Marian, 1993-10-26],
[Item 37: Holland, Elizabeth A., 2008],
[Item 38: Hosler, Charles L., 1989-09-13],
[Item 39: Jacobs, Clifford A., 2013-04-29],
[Item 40: Kasahara, Akira, 1998-11-02],
[Item 42: Kellogg, William W., 1988-08-18],
[Item 43: Kent, Don, 2009-09-28],
[Item 44: Kraus, Eric B., 1987-10-28, 1987-11-06],
[Item 45: Kraus, Eric B. - The Education of a Meteorologist, 1987-10-28],
[Item 46: Kuettner, Joachim P., 1994-10-21],
[Item 47: Kuettner, Joachim P. - Symposium, 1994-10-18],
[Item 48: Lally, Vincent E., 1993-07-13],
[Item 49: Lenschow, Donald H., 2006-08-28],
[Item 50: Lettau, Heinz, 2002-03-10],
[Item 51: Levin, Zev, 2007-04-22],
[Item 52: London, Julius, 1987-05-21],
[Item 53: Lorenz, Edward N. and Philip Thompson, 1986-07-31],
[Item 54: Machta, Lester, 1993-10-31],
[Item 55: Mahlman, Jerry D., 11-2005, 11-2006],
[Item 56: Malone, Thomas F., 1988-02-11],
[Item 57: Malone, Thomas F., 1989-02-18],
[Item 58: Manabe, Syukuro, 2007-08-23],
[Item 59: Mazur, Evelyn, 1999-04-01],
[Item 60: McNeil, Howard G., 2004-11-12],
[Item 61: McTaggart-Cowan, Patrick D., 1983-10-05],
[Item 62: Merewether, Arthur F., 1991-07-30],
[Item 63: Munk, Walter, 1994-09-28],
[Item 64: Munn, Robert E., 1983-09-28],
[Item 65: Newton, Chester W., 1990-03-13],
[Item 66: Newton, Chester W., 1990-06-25],
[Item 67: Papirno, Ralph, 1999-03-13],
[Item 68: Phillips, Norman, 1989-10-02],
[Item 69: Pitts Jr., James N., 2007-08-02],
[Item 70: Platzman, George W., 1990-10-22],
[Item 71: Reed, Richard J., 1990-09-25],
[Item 72: Riehl, Herbert, 1989-09-09],
[Item 73: Robert, Andre, 1987-11-27],
[Item 74: Roberts, Walter Orr, 1966-07-05],
[Item 75: Roberts, Walter Orr, 1983-07-26],
[Item 76: Robinson, George D., 1994-06-27],
[Item 77: Roundtable Discussion about C.G. Rossby and the Chicago School, 1996-1-31],
[Item 78: Rowland, Sherwood, 2007-08-01],
[Item 79: Rubin, Morton J., 1991-12-14],
[Item 80: Ruttenberg, Stanley, 2007-07-23],
[Item 81: Sanders, Frederick, 2004-01-14],
[Item 82: Schaefer, Vincent J., 1993-05-08],
[Item 83: Schneider, Stephen H., 2002-01-10],
[Item 84: Serafin, Robert J., 2003-04-22],
[Item 85: Shapiro, Melvyn A., 2006-08-22],
[Item 86: Simpson, Joanne, 1989-09-06],
[Item 87: Simpson, Joanne and Robert, 2002-11-27],
[Item 88: Simpson, Robert, 1989-09-06],
[Item 89: Smagorinsky, Joseph, 1986-05-16],
[Item 90: Smagorinsky, Margaret, 2006-01-02],
[Item 91: Solomon, Susan, 1997-09-05],
[Item 92: Spar, Jerome, 1990-09-22],
[Item 93: Spilhaus, Athelstan F., 1991-06-28],
[Item 94: Suomi, Verner, 1994-05-14],
[Item 95: Thompson, Philip D. Symposium, 1994-11-30],
[Item 96: Thompson, Philip D., 1987-12-15],
[Item 97: Thompson, Philip D., 1988-08-17],
[Item 98: Vern Suomi Tribute at UCAR Board of Trustees meeting, 1995-10-10],
[Item 99: Volkman, Harry, 2004-08-27],
[Item 100: Vonnegut, Bernard, 1993-05-09],
[Item 101: Wallen, C.C., 1995-11-21],
[Item 102: Washington, Warren M., 1998-10-28],
[Item 103: Washington, Warren M., 2008-10-22],
[Item 104: White, Fred, 1994-01-26],
[Item 105: White, Robert M., 2005-12-01],
[Item 106: Wiin-Nielsen, Aksel C., 1987-06-29],
[Item 107: Women in Science, 1996-07-25],
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