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Edward Crisp Bullard papers, 1923-1980

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0164
Bib ID 4078562 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Bullard, Edward, Sir, 1907-1980
Title Edward Crisp Bullard papers, 1923-1980
Physical Description 2 linear feet (4 boxes)
Language(s) English .

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These research notes on William Maurice Ewing (1906-1974), Professor of Geology at Columbia University, 1944-1974, and Director of the Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Columbia University, 1949-1972, were compiled by Sir Edward Crisp Bullard for his "Biographical Notice" for The Royal Society, 1975. The materials are mostly correspondence with Ewing's colleagues and family, corrected drafts of the memoir, photographs, and approximately 250 reprints of scientific papers by Ewing, arranged chronologically, 1930-1977.

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Edward Crisp Bullard papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Sir Edward Bullard, 1980; gift of Mrs Edward Bullard, 1980.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/12/89.

Subject Headings

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Biographies (literary works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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Columbia University. Department of Geology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Geologists -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Geology -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Geophysicists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Professor of Geophysics at the University of California.