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Sargent, Wallace Leslie William, 1935-2012
Oral history interview with Wallace Leslie William Sargent, 1975 June 10.
Preliminary discussions of some important developments in astronomy, from stellar evolution and stellar interiors to the evolution and structure of galaxies and their importance for understanding the cosmological problem. Comments on optical astronomy, television finding and image tubes. The Palomar Sky Survey; comments on Fritz Zwicky. Changes in the social environment, competition and publication. Thoughts on the future of astronomy research.
Sargent, Wallace Leslie William, 1935-2012
Zwicky, F. (Fritz), 1898-1974
Astrophysics -- History
Palomar Sky Survey.
Stars -- Evolution
Stars -- Structure.
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Weart, Spencer R., 1942- interviewer.
American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives. One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA