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Memories of the Bureau, 1946 to 1962





Chapter 1: The Warren Years, 1946 to 1950

Chapter 2: International Meteorology

Chapter 3: The Timcke Years, 1950 to 1955

Chapter 4: A Year at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Chapter 5: The Dwyer Years, 1955 to 1962

Chapter 6: A Springboard for the Future
My Springboard
Proposal for More Staff
Efforts to Improve Scientific Status of the Bureau
Gibbs-Priestley-White Prospectus
Successes and Struggles with Ministers and Permanent Heads
Submission to Royal Commission on Government Administration
The Committee of Inquiry
Achievements 1962 to 1978

Appendix 1: References

Appendix 2: Reports, Papers, Manuscripts

Appendix 3: Milestones

Appendix 4: Acknowledgements

Appendix 5: Summary by H. N. Warren of the Operation of the Meteorological Section of Allied Air Headquarters, Brisbane, 1942–45



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Figure 43 The Hon J. D. "Doug" Anthony, Minister for the Interior, responsible for Bureau of Meteorology, December 1963–October 1967

  The Hon J.D. Anthony

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Figure 44 Sir Richard "Dick" Kingsland, Permanent Head, Department of Interior, responsible for the Bureau of Meteorology, April 1963–July 1970.

  Sir Richard Kingsland

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Figure 45 The Bureau of the World Meteorological Organisation is received at Yarralumla, Canberra by the Governor General, Lord Casey February, 1969. Left to right, Dr Alf Nyberg (President WMO), Dr E. K. Federov (2nd Vice-President), W. J. Gibbs (1st Vice-President), Lord Casey, N. A. Akingbehin (3rd Vice-President), D. A. Davies (Secretary-General, WMO), R. Kingsland (Secretary, Department of Interior).

  Bureau of the World Meteorological Organisation

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