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Baker, Woolford Bales, 1892-1993

Woolford B. Baker audio recordings, 1982-1984

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

The audio recordings of Dr. Woolford B. Baker from 1982 to 1984 feature Dr. Baker's reminiscences about the history and development of Emory University and the Emory University Museum during his tenure as a Professor in the Department of Biology.

Repository: Emory University Archives

Emory University. Dept. of Geology.

Department of Geology records, 1920-1986

11.25 linear ft. (23 boxes) and 2 bound volumes (BV)

The Department of Geology was officially established at Emory University in 1938, chaired by James George Lester. Lester helped established undergraduate and graduate programs in geology as well as a geology field camp for faculty and students in northern Georgia. The Department was closed in 1986 and was absorbed into the Department of Environmental Studies. The Department of Geology records include administrative materials, grant proposals, correspondence, teaching materials, and field books from the department's geology camp. The earliest materials, 1920-1938, are those of department founder James George Lester.

Repository: Emory University Archives