Thunderstorms

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

Description

This booklet gives an overview of thunderstorms as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information about "Factors necessary for thunderstorm formation, structures, types and dangers of thunderstorms, [and] flight techniques." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Physical Description

iv, 12 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

Creation Information

Turgeon; Sukalski; Burdick, R. L. & McKinney, S. A. January 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 123 times . More information about this pamphlet can be viewed below.

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Authors

  • Turgeon "Prepared by: CPT Turgeon, Maint/Meteor, March 1968"
  • Sukalski "Prepared by: MAJ Sukalski, TFPL, March 1968"

Editors

  • Burdick, R. L. "Revised by: MAJ R. L. Burdick, Primary II/Airmanship Division, December 1968"
  • McKinney, S. A. "Revised by: 1LT S. A. McKinney, Productions Br/O & P Division, January 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: Thunderstorms
  • Alternate Title: Programed Text AM-74, January 1970
  • Series Title: Programed Text

Description

This booklet gives an overview of thunderstorms as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information about "Factors necessary for thunderstorm formation, structures, types and dangers of thunderstorms, [and] flight techniques." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.

Physical Description

iv, 12 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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Pictorial History of Fort Wolters

Through its diverse military history, Fort Wolters' history has been documented and preserved within the materials in this collection. The multi-volume collection was compiled by Col. Willie H. Casper, who was deputy commander of the fort from 1965 to 1971.

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  • January 1970

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  • April 16, 2009, 11:39 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2013, 5:45 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Turgeon; Sukalski; Burdick, R. L. & McKinney, S. A. Thunderstorms, pamphlet, January 1970; Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth46569/: accessed January 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boyce Ditto Public Library.