Silliman lecture series, Yale University, records 1996-2002


Silliman lecture series, Yale University, records, 1996-2002

Silliman lecture series, Yale University, records 1996-2002

The records consist of audiotapes and videotapes documenting Eugene Shoemaker's 1996 lecture "Near Earth Asteroids and Comets" and James Anderson's 2002 lecture, and photographs and videorecordings documenting the Tercentenary Silliman Memorial Symposium, "A Remembrance of Times Past: The Development of Earth and Its Life."

1.81 linear feet (15 boxes)


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Shoemaker, E. M. (Eugene Merle), 1928-1997 (person)

Eugene Merl Shoemaker (1928-1997). From the description of Oral history interview with Eugene Merle Shoemaker, 1986 January 30 to 1988 September 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81474023 Eugene Merle Shoemaker (b. April 28, 1928, Los Angeles, California-d. July 18, 1997, Alice Springs, Australia) earned a B.S. in geology in 1947 from the California Institute of Technology (CalTech) and subsequently earned a M.S. from the same institution in 1948. Upon graduating, Shoemaker ...

Yale University. Office of the Secretary (corporateBody)

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