101 Stories from the Field,Research / Clyde F. E. Roper, David L. (David Leo) Pawson, Richard S. Fiske.
102 Stories from the Field,Research / Carolyn Thome, Paul Rhymer.
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Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 27, 1996.
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Edited film demonstrating the creation of the Hawaiian Rifts (volcano study).
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Biographical / Historical:
Richard Fiske was Director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History from 1980 to 1985.
Received from Richard Fiske in 1982.
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Fiske, Richard S. and Tobisch, Othmar T. 1978. "Paleogeographic Significance of Volcanic Rocks of the Ritter Range Pendant, Central Sierra Nevada, California." In Mesozoic Paleogeography of the Western United States. 209–221.
Fiske, Richard S. and Nielsen, E. 1985. "Church's Cotopaxi: A Modern Volconological Perspective." In Creation and Renewal, Views of Cotopaxi by Frederic Edwin Church. 1–6. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.
Fiske, Richard S. 1984. "Volcanologists, journalists, and the concerned local public: A tale of two crises in the Eastern Caribbean." In Explosive Volcanism: Inception, Evolution, and Hazards. 170–176. National Academy Press.