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Celebration of 125 Years of Topographic Mapping

U.S. Geological Survey National Center
Dallas Peck Auditorium
December 3, 2009
1:00   Call to order: Dr. Charles Ogrosky, Master of Ceremonies

    Welcome: Dr. Marcia McNutt, Director, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) (video)

1:05   Musical Program: Duke Ellington School of the Arts Concert Choir, Washington, DC. Under the direction of Samuel L. Bonds.

1:20   Introductions: Robert Doyle, Deputy Director, USGS

1:25   Remarks on the National Geospatial Program: Anne Castle, Assistant Secretary for Water and Science, Department of the Interior (91 kB pdf file | pdf viewer)

1:35   History of USGS Topographic Mapping: Mark DeMulder, Director, National Geospatial Program, USGS (397 kB pdf file | 32 kB text-only pdf file | pdf viewer)

1:50   Announcement of New Products and Services: Kari Craun, Director, National Geospatial Technical Operations Center, USGS (10 MB pdf file | 39 kB text-only pdf | pdf viewer)

2:25   Reflections on national topographic mapping: Dr. David Cowen, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of South Carolina (16 MB pdf file | 53 kB text-only pdf | pdf viewer)

3:00   Awards: Robert Doyle, Presenter

    The Henry Gannett Award

    Topographic Employee Recognition Award

3:15   Reception in the Art Hallway

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