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Maury Workshop on the History of Oceanography, June 11-13, 1997


Scope and Content Note

The Maury Workshop on the History of Oceanography was organized by Gary Weir of the U.S. Naval Historical Center in Washington, D.C., and took place from June 11-13, 1997. More than 20 oceanographic historians from the U.S. and Canada gathered in Woods Hole to discuss the workshop's topic, "Hot War, Cold War: The Political and Social Context for Disciplinary Development in Oceanography, 1918-1990." The keynote address was presented by Professor Eric Mills of Dalhousie University.


  • June 11-13, 1997

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

The records are in English.


Original recordings are restricted for preservation reasons. Contact Institution Archivist for access options.


6 audiocassettes (6 mp3; 6 wav)


Tapes are arranged chronologically.

Repository Details

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