Sedimental Journeys - The Life and Legacy of Herb Wright
Compiled by his friends and colleagues
This eBook is a collection of essays, articles, tales of field adventures, poems, eulogies, and picture galleries about Herb Wright and his varied life and enormous legacy. They are all by friends, students, and colleagues of Herb.
Further contributions would be warmly welcomed. Please email your contributions to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
The plan is that this eBook will be updated as new contributions come in. We will notify people of new 'editions' when they are ready.
Herbert E Wright, Jr - a biography - John Birks
List of publications - compiled by Cathy Jenks and John Birks
Thoughts and Achievements - An essay by Herb Wright for College English 3, written on 14 November 1932
Crash Landing Lizzie - Herb Wright (transcribed by Dan Engstrom)
History of LRC - Herb Wright
A Coring Expedition - Tom Shay
Herb Wright Memorable Events 1961-2015 - Björn E Berglund
When Herb Wright had Red Hair - Jock McAndrews
Adventures in Minnesota 1970: Myrtle Lake to Mantrap Lake - Hilary Birks
HEW Memories - Bob Baker
The Bear and the Rat - Svante Björck
Herb Wright - A Picture Gallery - Pim van der Knaap and Jacqueline van Leeuwen
Herb Wright and COHMAP: 1974-1994 - Tom Webb and John Kutzbach
The Ice Man of Wengen (written for the celebration of Herb's 80th birthday in Wengen, Switzerland) - Jim Almendinger
Contributions of Herbert E Wright Jr to Science and Technology (produced for the celebration of Herb's 90th birthday in Sils, Switzerland) - John and Hilary Birks
Where Herb Has Not Yet Gone Before (written for the celebration of Herb's 90th birthday in Sils, Switzerland) - Jim Almendinger
Limnological Center Reunion in 2013 - Dan Engstrom
A Brief Summary of the Career of H.E. Wright - Jim Almendinger
Travelling with Herb - A photo journal by Brigitta Ammann
Eat Wright - contributed by Hilary Birks
Labrador Adventures - Henry Lamb, Dan Engstrom, David Foster
Emi Ito, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Minnesota. In Memoriam
Cathy Whitlock, Julie Stein, and Sherilyn Fritz 2016. Quaternary Research 10.1016/j.yqres.2015.12.001
Svante Björck 2016 Boreas 10.1111/bor.12175
John Birks, Brigitta Ammann, and Ivanka Stefanova 2016 The Holocene 10.1177/0959683616634176
Dan Engstrom, Hilary Birks, and Rick Battarbee 2016 Journal of Paleolimnology 10.1007/s10933-016-9885-3
John and Hilary Birks 2016 Quaternary Newsletter 139: 3-14.
Scott Anfinson and Julie Stein 2016 SAA Archaeological Record September 2014: 41.
John Birks 2017 NAS Biographical Memoirs 1-26.
Herb the Scientist (address given at Herb's memorial service, 5 December 2015) - Dan Engstrom
Remembering Herb Wright (address given at Herb's memorial service, 5 December 2015) - Bobbi Megard
Jim Almendinger and Carrie Jennings, Memorial to Herbert Edgar Wright Jr. 1917-2015, Geological Society of America
University of Minnesota Memorial Program, 3 April 2016
Music in the Park concert dedicated to Herb Wright, 25 September 2016