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Oral history interview with James D. Hays, 1997

Creator: Hays, James D., 1926-
Project: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 101 pages Sound recording: 3 sound cassettes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Geologist.

Scope and Contents

Childhood: born Johnstown, New York, son of glove manufacturer; Harvard University: B.S., geology, 1952-1956; United States Navy, 1956-1958; Ohio State University: M.S., geology, 1958-1960; Columbia University: Ph.D., geology, 1960-1964; association with Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory [LDEO]: stratigraphic, core research at LDEO, at sea as chief scientist, geological research in Antarctica, Arctic Ocean, development of global climate mapping techniques; reminiscences of colleagues.

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