Historical Meteorological Photos - Credits

The sources of the many photos in this collection are mostly the members of the courses themselves, and we have decided for now not to list the individual contributers.  Other photos of events and offices have again been contributed by folks who are in the photos.

In the event of a specific request for credit or photo rights ownership, we will add "© plus the name" below the photo.

Major contributers of large collections include:

  • Morley Thomas, Canadian Weather Service Archivist
  • Susan Vivian from DND's School of Meteorology in Winnipeg
  • Paul Kowal, long-time Commandant of the CF School of Meteorology, Winnipeg
  • Anne O'Toole and Joe Shaykewich, formerly from MSC Training Branch
  • DMetOc in Ottawa
  • Milt Pelley, retired DND Meteorological Technician
  • Beryl Cahoon, Meteorological Instructor and Co-ordinator of Western Intern Program for meteorologists
  • David Tidbury, who salvaged a large collection of the Civilian Meteorological Technician photos, especially from the Upper Air Schools at Toronto Island and Scarborough
  • Laura A. Smith, Secretary and Administrative Support to the University of Alberta's Meteorological Faculty, who took and documented over 50 group photos of post graduate and graduate courses from 1975 to 1998
  • Ken Devine, Toronto

Some photos are copies of those originally published in the MSC employee magazine Zephyr.

Other photos are copies of Department of Transport, Environment Canada and Department of National Defence photos which are in libraries and wide circulation.

Most of the scanning and retyping of the names has been done by Bob Jones, CMOS Archivist and former Webmaster.

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