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Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 24 May 1997
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Tharp is able to go on an Eastward cruise. Describes the ship, conditions on board, and the science performed.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 28 June 1997
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Discusses issues involved with mapping the ocean floors. Describes scientists’ disbelief of the rift valley. Who used the maps.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin and Mike Sfraga
Interview date: 
Friday, 27 June 1997
Location: 
Palisades, New York

Family background and early education; effects of World War II; University of Tokyo (1950- 1953); Columbia University (1953-1957); Lamont Doherty E

Interviewed by: 
Ron Doel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 23 December 1997
Location: 
Palisades, New York

Family background and early education; effects of World War II; University of Tokyo (1950- 1953); Columbia University (1953-1957); Lamont Doherty E

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Thursday, 19 January 1984
Location: 
Stanford University

Early family life and early education in Toronto during the Depression.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Friday, 27 June 1975
Location: 
Wawaset, Pennsylvania

Mainly concerns Nix's work at Bell Laboratories. Educational background; recollections of John B.

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 30 June 1986
Location: 
La Jolla, California

Childhood in New York City; high quality of public schools during Depression; decision at 13 to become physicist; inspirational high school teacher

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Thursday, 26 June 1986

Childhood in New York City; high quality of public schools during Depression; decision at 13 to become physicist; inspirational high school teacher

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Thursday, 6 February 1986

Childhood in New York City; high quality of public schools during Depression; decision at 13 to become physicist; inspirational high school teacher

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 30 July 1997
Location: 
Falmouth, Massachusetts

Work at the Lamont Geological Observatory (1945-1955), continental shelf, ocean crust, continental drift; UNESCO appointment to install seismograph

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