Session No. 24 Monday, November 5, 2001

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 206
T69. Geobiography: Life Histories of Geologists as a Way to Understand How Science Operates
Michele L. Aldrich and Alan E. Leviton, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
24-08:00 AM SOCIAL ECOLOGY OF SIMPSON'S SUCCESS: LAPORTE, Léo, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, laporte@cats.ucsc.edu.
24-08:15 AM HOLES IN THE BIOGRAPHER'S NET: THE CASE OF WILLIAM G. TIGHT (1865-1910), GEOMORPHOLOGIST AND UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT: BORK, Kennard B., Dept. of Geology & Geography, Denison University, Granville, OH 43023, bork@denison.edu.
24-08:30 AM EARLY CONTACTS INFLUENCING CAREER CHOICES IN THE LIVES OF THREE HAMILTON (ONTARIO) GEOLOGISTS: MIDDLETON, Gerard V. and DRAKE, John J., School of Geography and Geology, McMaster Univ, 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4M1, Canada, middleto@mcmaster.ca
24-08:45 AM AMOS EATON AND THE DEBATE OVER LOCALIZED GEOLOGICAL NOMENCLATURE: SPANAGEL, David I., School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Emerson College, 120 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116, dspanagel@townisp.com.
24-09:00 AM PRINCETON GEOLOGIST ARNOLD GUYOT (1807-1884): READING THE EARTH AS THE ULTIMATE HISTORICAL TEXT: WILSON, Philip K., Humanities Department, H134, Penn State College of Medicine, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033-2390, pwilson@psu.edu.
24-09:15 AM THE AGASSIZ CIRCLE IN THE NEW WORLD: THE CASE OF DESOR AND GLACIOLOGY: SILLIMAN, Robert H., History, Emory Univ, Atlanta, GA 30322, rsillim@emory.edu.
24-09:30 AM WILLIAM PHIPPS BLAKE: PRACTICING GEOLOGY IN THE 19TH CENTURY: TESTA, Stephen M., Testa Environmental Corporation, 19814 Jesus Maria Road, Mokelumne Hill, CA 95245, stesta@goldrush.com.
 9:45 AM Break
24-010:00 AM FROM PALAEONTOLOGY TO HISTORY. RECONSTRUCTING THE MISSING BIOGRAPHY OF A. H. FOORD (1844-1933) BETWEEN EUROPE AND NORTH AMERICA: VACCARI, Ezio, Centro di Studio sulla Storia della Tecnica, C.N.R, via Balbi 6, Genova, 16126, Italy, ezio.vaccari@lettere.unige.it and HISTON, Kathleen, Geological Survey of Austria, Rasumofskygasse 23, Vienna, A-1031, Austria
24-010:15 AM SCIENCE IN THE HINTERLAND: “THE CINCINNATI SCHOOL OF PALEONTOLOGY”: DAVIS, Richard Arnold, Biology Department, College of Mount Saint Joseph, 5701 Delhi Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233-1669, r_a_davis@mail.msj.edu.
24-010:30 AM GUILHERME SCHÜCH OF CAPANEMA, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN 19TH CENTURY BRAZIL: A BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORICAL WINDOW: FIGUEIRÔA, Silvia F. de M., Geological Education, Institute of Geoscience / Campinas State Univ, IG/UNICAMP, P.O. box 6152, Campinas - SP 13081-970 Brazil, figueroa@ige.unicamp.br.
24-010:45 AM SEVEN AGES OF GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATION: A BIOGRAPHICAL STUDY OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF DUBLIN AND ITS SUCCESSOR THE ROYAL GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF IRELAND 1831-1894: WYSE JACKSON, Patrick N., Dept. of Geology, Trinity College, Dublin 2 Ireland, wysjcknp@tcd.ie.
24-011:00 AM A HISTORY OF THE MAPPING AND GEOLOGICAL AND GEOPHYSICAL EXPLORATION OF THE ALEUTIANS: COMBINING ORAL HISTORY, ARCHIVAL RESEARCH AND DETECTIVE WORK: FOURNELLE, John H., Univ Wisconsin - Madison, 1215 W Dayton St, Madison, WI 53706-1692, johnf@geology.wisc.edu.
24-011:15 AM THE LEVERETT-TAYLOR PAPERS: SCIENTIFIC COMMUNICATION AND NETWORKING, 1890-1937: BACLAWSKI, Diane, Geology Library, Michigan State Univ, Rm. 5, Natural Science Bldg, East Lansing, MI 48824-1115, baclaws2@pilot.msu.edu.
24-011:30 AM TOTAL IMMERSION FACTOR IN WORKING HYPOTHESIS FORMULATION: G.A.COOPER'S CAREER AS AN EXAMPLE: DUTRO, J. Thomas Jr, U.S.Geological Survey, Museum of Nat History, Room E-308, MRC-137, Washington, DC 20560-0137, dutro.tom@nmnh.si.edu.
24-011:45 AM JOHN L. RICH (1884–1956): FATHER OF CLINOFORM, UNDAFORM, AND FONDOFORM: FRIEDMAN, Gerald M., Department of Geology, Brooklyn College of the City Univ of New York (CUNY), Brooklyn, NY, and Northeastern Science Foundation affiliated with Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, 15 Third St., P.O. Box 746, Troy, NY 12181, gmfriedman@juno.com.

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