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Tides and Currents, Hydrology and Hydraulics, 1946-1980


Scope and Content Note

The series consists of drafts, correspondence, data, maps, charts, calculations leading to several papers including "On the limits of resonance in tidal embayments", "Report on a survey of hydrography of Great South Bay", "Water levels accompanying Atlantic coast hurricanes", and "Tides of the waters of New England and New York." Includes an account of Redfield's great-grandfather's observations from 1821.


  • Majority of material found within 1946-1980

Language of Materials

From the Record Group:

The records are in



Open: materials are available for research.


8.5 boxes (4.25 lin. ft.)


The series is arranged with each draft paper, article, or manuscript followed by its own distinct correspondence, figures, and finally data, in roughly chronological order. Data that cannot be attributed to a specific project falls at the end of the series.

Repository Details

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