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Charles Osterberg Motion Picture Films, 1961-1965

Image extracted from Charles Osterberg's films documenting research voyages off the coast of Oregon, 1961-1965.
The Yaquina oceanography research vessel at sea, 1967.

Information and Credits

FV P 284

The Charles Osterberg Motion Picture Films consist of 16 mm films made by Osterberg in the 1960s of oceanographic research conducted on the Oregon coast near the mouth of the Columbia River. Charles Osterberg earned a Ph.D. in oceanography at Oregon State University in 1962 and was a faculty member at OSU from 1962 until 1966.

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Scope and Content Note


0.3 cubic feet, including 4 film reels and 1 DVD; 2 boxes

Related Papers

Progress reports of the research depicted in these films are available online in ScholarsArchive@OSU: Radioanalysis of Oceanic Organisms in the Pacific Ocean off Oregon issues in 1963 and 1964. Other moving images of oceanographic research are part of the College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Motion Picture Films and Videotapes (FV P 203), the Oregon Sea Grant Communications Moving Images (FV P 185), and the Hatfield Marine Science Center Videotapes (FV P 254).

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