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CSHL Archives A/V Media

A/V media from various CSHL Archives collections, which were identified as being at risk due to the non-permanent nature of magnetic tapes and film. This media has been digitized to ensure their long term preservation and accessability.

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Unedited materials may contain retakes, B-rolls, test patterns, extended periods of silence, duplicated videos taken from different camera angles and materials intended to be edited out in final product.

Support from CLIR RaR

The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) provided finanical support to digitize this media through a Recording at Risk (RaR) program grant.

Title
Dorcas Cummings Lecture: Ernst Mayr
Recording Date
1987
Summary
George Cutting introduces the Dorcas Cummings Lecture and James D. Watson who introduces Ernst Mayr who discusses evolution and genetics. [Fuzzy audio; Tracking issue near the head, bottom of frame.]
Person
Ernst Mayr

Original Format
VHS
Length
1:08:29
Units
1
Project ID
PA_070_DC_Mayer_Ernst
File Name Root
PA_070_DC_Mayer_Ernst
Unique ID
PA_070
Batch date
12-08-2021

File Name
PA_070_DC_Mayer_Ernst.mp4
File Extension
.mp4
Size
1,076,477,423