Biographical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Acquisition Info

Processing Info

Related Material

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Subject Terms


Preliminary Guide to the Arctic Oceanography Film Collection
1951-1952



VM Collection No.: 984
Title: Arctic oceanography film collection
Date Span: 1951-1952
Quantity: Two 16mm films, one VHS cassette
Location: HF 1891 (16mm films) and HV 1990 (VHS cassette)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Eugene Collias served as an oceanographer in the Department of Oceanograph at the University of Washington. He wrote and contributed to dozens of publications and technical reports concerned with oceanographic research in the Puget Sound and arctic waters off Alaska.

Scope and Content

Two films documenting the work of the Beaufort Sea Expedition originally captured in 1951 and 1952. The photography was provided by Eugene Collias and John Lincoln while working in the Department of Oceanography at the University of Washington. The footage on the two film reels was later transferred to video cassette, which serves as an access copy.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open to the public.

Acquisition Info

Gift of Eugene E. Collias, October 11, 2004.

Processing Info

Unprocessed. Originally accessioned as PH2004-088.

Related Material

Additional materials related to the Beaufort Sea Expedition are located in the Eugene E. Collias Papers in the repository. Accession No. 5393-001 contains a diary and transcription documenting Professor Collias' involvement with the Beaufort Sea Expedition in 1952.


Inventory

 
Reel Date
16mm Films
1Beaufort Sea Expedition1951
2Beaufort Sea Expedition1952

 
 Date
VHS Cassette
3Beaufort Sea Expedition1951-1952
Contains transferred footage from two 16mm film reels.

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Collias, Eugene E., photographer.
Lincoln, John H., photographer.
Last modified: June 12, 2012
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