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2 edition of Forty years of the Weather Bureau found in the catalog.

Forty years of the Weather Bureau

Frank E. Hartwell

Forty years of the Weather Bureau

the transition years.

by Frank E. Hartwell

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Published in Bolton, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Weather Bureau.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith foreword by F.W. Reichelderfer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC875.U7 H38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6257908M
    LC Control Number58033439
    OCLC/WorldCa9615116

    Dr. Francis W. Reichelderfer, head of the U.S. Weather Bureau from to , laying the cornerstone of a new weather service building in Click image for larger view. Francis Wilton Reichelderfer (), “Reich” as friends and colleagues knew him, presided over the most revolutionary era in the history of the National Weather. WASHINGTON, March The Weather Bureau this morning issued the following special river bulletin: "The heavy View Full Article in Timesmachine».   While the Weather Bureau was not established until , the federal government’s interest in collecting weather information dates back to the s, when army hospital, post, and regimental surgeons were directed to keep diaries of the weather. These duties were transferred in to officers reporting to the Chief Signal Officer. Snow, sleet, squalls, and more! Kids love learning about weather, and teaching students about different types of weather and its causes is a great way to bring natural science to life. The books in this list feature a selection of fiction and nonfiction titles that cover all things weather for .


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