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WHOI History Colloquy, 1991


Scope and Content Note

The WHOI History Colloquy consisted of a series of public discussions from July 15-19, 1991 with approximately 60 people who were involved with the Institution from the 1930s to the mid-1950s, with a concentration on the World War II years. Discussions revolved around research and development during the war years, research funding, changes in the Institution, changes in support for science, and how results of scientific research and technological developments were transferred out of the Institution.


  • 1991

Language of Materials

From the Collection: The records are in English.


Open/Restricted: most materials in the collection are available for research; some materials may only be viewed by the Office of Origin or permission of the Archivist.


11 audiocassettes (12 transcripts; 12 mp3; 12 wav)


Arranged in two subseries: Recordings and Transcripts.

Repository Details

Part of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Data Library and Archives Repository