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[Heezen-Tharp collection].

[Heezen-Tharp collection].

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description

Summary

Consists of a wide variety of materials relating to an effort to map ocean floors carried out by the Lamont-Doherty Earth Science Observatory of Columbia University. This work was accomplished by geologist Bruce C. Heezen and oceanographer/cartographer Marie Tharp. The materials included maps, preliminary drawings, earth science data, precision depth recordings, scientific and technical reports, papers, correspondence, cruise logbooks, printing masters, reproducibles, and globes.
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Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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Date

01/01/1957
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Contributors

Heezen, Bruce C.
Tharp, Marie.
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Source

Library of Congress
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Explorecharts diagrams etc

Exploreoceanography

Explorebathymetric maps