Astronomical Society of the Pacific

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 11 July 1978
Location: 
Hale Observatories, Santa Barbara Street, Pasadena, California

Interview examines early life in San Francisco and first contacts with Astronomy in 1920; Public Lectures under auspices of the Astronomical Societ

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 22 July 1978
Location: 
Campbell Hall, Berkeley, California

In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 20 July 1977
Location: 
Campbell Hall, Berkeley, California

In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 4 June 1975

In this interview, Geoffrey Burbidge discusses the history of physics over the course of his career.  Topics discussed include: Astronomical Societ

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 19 February 1997
Location: 
Office of the American Astronomical Society's Executive Officer

Obtaining position as American Astronomical Society (AAS) Executive Officer (1979-1997); starting up the newsletter, travel grants, research grants

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 25 July 1977
Location: 
Santa Barbara Street, Pasadena, California

This interview begins with a discussion of Babcock's childhood and youth around Mt. Wilson Observatory, with comments on father (Harold D.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 18 August 1979
Location: 
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Childhood; early interest in science (astronomy). Member of Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1928.

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