Scripps Before the War: The Men, the Science, and the Instruments that Went to Sea before 1940 - Perspectives on Ocean Science
Premiere Date: 12/11/2002; 44 minutes

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Join Scripps archivist Deborah Day as she takes us back to the great days of seagoing oceanography before World War II. Through an exceptional collection of photos, letters and logbook entries, Ms. Day recounts the early struggles of Scripps Institution, the technology and culture of ocean science a century ago, and the traditions engendered by that culture that endure at Scripps today. (#6654)

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