Oral history interview with Henry C. Kohler 1996

 

Name
Kohler, Henry C (Interviewee)
Doel, Ronald (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Henry C. Kohler 1996
Abstract
Childhood: Lunenberg, Nova Scotia, Canada, son of ship captain, childhood spent at sea with father; Lunenberg Academy, high school, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, study at sea; experience sailing cargo ships, oil tankers in Pacific, Atlantic oceans; marriage to Mary Evangeline [Laney] Kohler, 1945; association with Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory: master of Vema, voyages to South America, Antarctic; capta in of Vema, 1957: assembly of crew members, voyages to Russia, China; executive, Company of Marine Masters of Canada; reminiscences of colleagues.
Collection Name
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory oral history collection
Subjects
Kohler, Henry C; Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory; Vema (Ship)
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Origin Information
1996
Date
1996
Note (Biographical)
Ship captain.
Note
Interview conducted by Ron Doel on May 27 and May 28, 1996.
Note (Provenance)
Henry C. Kohler, Gift 1998
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
12827530
Also In
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-t4cr-z950
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.