The Resource A history of the United States Weather Bureau, by Donald R. Whitnah

A history of the United States Weather Bureau, by Donald R. Whitnah

Label
A history of the United States Weather Bureau
Title
A history of the United States Weather Bureau
Statement of responsibility
by Donald R. Whitnah
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitnah, Donald Robert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC875.U7
LC item number
W45 1961
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
341
NAL item number
W37
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QC 861
NLM item number
W616h 1961
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A history of the United States Weather Bureau, by Donald R. Whitnah
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A revision and extension of ... dissertation for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in history at the University of Illinois [issued in microfilm form in 1957 under title: The United States Weather Bureau: its scientific development and public services, 1870-1941] ... The revision includes a condensation of material on the pre-1870 era as well as the new chapter on functions and problems since 1941."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 241-249
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meteorology in 1870 -- The military weather service -- The struggle for civilian control -- Civilian control of operations, 1891-1895 -- Expansion of public services, 1895-1913 -- The development of research, 1895-1913 -- Criticisms and dismissal of Moore -- The modernization of General Services, 1913-41 -- Aviation forecasts : a new enterprise, 1913-41 -- World War II and further innovations, 1941-60
Extent
ix, 267 pages
Lccn
60008345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14595977
  • (OCoLC)ocm14595977
Label
A history of the United States Weather Bureau, by Donald R. Whitnah
Publication
Note
"A revision and extension of ... dissertation for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in history at the University of Illinois [issued in microfilm form in 1957 under title: The United States Weather Bureau: its scientific development and public services, 1870-1941] ... The revision includes a condensation of material on the pre-1870 era as well as the new chapter on functions and problems since 1941."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 241-249
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meteorology in 1870 -- The military weather service -- The struggle for civilian control -- Civilian control of operations, 1891-1895 -- Expansion of public services, 1895-1913 -- The development of research, 1895-1913 -- Criticisms and dismissal of Moore -- The modernization of General Services, 1913-41 -- Aviation forecasts : a new enterprise, 1913-41 -- World War II and further innovations, 1941-60
Extent
ix, 267 pages
Lccn
60008345
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14595977
  • (OCoLC)ocm14595977

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