Weather Depiction Chart

One of 15 pamphlets in the series: Programed Text available on this site.

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This booklet gives an overview of weather depiction charts as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes, it includes information on "The ceiling and visibility at specific locations and the areas of IFR and VFR weather conditions." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Physical Description

v, 16 p. : ill., maps (some col.) ; 27 cm.

Creation Information

Garza, J.; Turgeon, A; Sukalski & Maerk, Allen E. May 1970.

Context

This pamphlet is part of the collection entitled: Pictorial History of Fort Wolters and was provided by Boyce Ditto Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 4366 times , with 25 in the last month . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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  • Garza, J. "Prepared by: Mr. J. Garza, February 1968"
  • Turgeon, A "Prepared by: CPT. A. Turgeon, Maint/Meteor Br., February 1968"
  • Sukalski "Prepared by: MAJ Sukalski, TFPL, February 1968"

Editor

  • Maerk, Allen E. "Revised by: Allen E. Maerk, S/A Literature Dev Br, May 1970"

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Boyce Ditto Public Library

The Boyce Ditto Public Library materials include local history from the A. F. Weaver Collection featuring resort souvenir guides and photos of Mineral Wells from its founding to the present. There is extensive coverage of the Hexagon House, the Baker Hotel, Camp/Fort Wolters and the many mineral wells that made the city a major resort in the first half of the 20th Century.

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Titles

  • Main Title: Weather Depiction Chart
  • Alternate Title: Programed Text AM-76, May 1970
  • Series Title: Programed Text

Description

This booklet gives an overview of weather depiction charts as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes, it includes information on "The ceiling and visibility at specific locations and the areas of IFR and VFR weather conditions."
The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Physical Description

v, 16 p. : ill., maps (some col.) ; 27 cm.

Notes

"This text supercedes AM-76 dated Feb 1968." There are handwritten notes throughout the book, including circled answers in the self-evaluation questions.

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Pictorial History of Fort Wolters

This multi-volume collection of photographs documents the history of Fort Wolters from its inception as a National Guard Training Center in 1921 through its high point as the U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training Center/School to its closing, as Fort Wolters, in 1974 The collection was compiled by Col. Willie H. Casper, Jr., from public sources and declassified government photographs and documents. Col. Casper was the deputy commander of Fort Wolters from 1965 to 1971.

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  • May 1970

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  • April 16, 2009, 11:40 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2013, 5:45 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Garza, J.; Turgeon, A; Sukalski & Maerk, Allen E. Weather Depiction Chart, pamphlet, May 1970; Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46567/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.