Geographers on Film


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Geographers on Film is an archival series of more than 300 filmed and taped interviews with various distinguished geographers dating back to 1970. The series was created as an educational resource by geographer Maynard Weston Dow, Plymouth State University, and his wife, Nancy Freeman Dow. The series was supported in part by the Association of American Geographers (AAG),[1] the National Science Foundation, Plymouth State University, and the Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation, of Boston.

Geographers on Film

"25 Archival Gems"Edit

Short clips from 25 of the interviews are available as a 35-minute, streaming video via the AAG website and YouTube.[2] Geographers featured in this video include, in order of appearance:[3]


  1. ^ "Archiving and Accessing Geography's History" (PDF). Association of American Geographers. April 2008. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-05-10. Retrieved 2009-08-02.
  2. ^ "25 Archival Gems from the first 25 years of Geographers on Film," Archived 2015-01-17 at the Wayback Machine AAG website. Accessed: January 16, 2015.
  3. ^ "Geographers on Film: 25 Archival Gems" (listing) Archived 2010-12-26 at the Wayback Machine, AAG website. Accessed: January 17, 2015.

External linksEdit

  • Association of American Geographers website Archived 2015-03-06 at the Wayback Machine
  • "25 Archival Gems of the First 25 Years of Geographers on Film,"