Kantrowitz discusses his undergraduate and graduate education at Columbia University; his early academic career at Cornell University; the beginnin
Family background; freshman course instructors at the University of Chicago; war-time training program; living next door to Manhattan Project peopl
Born 10 December 1926. Impressions of weekend trips to the family's Palisades property while a child.
Born in Oregon 1912, entered Purdue University, 1932, studying solid state physics, teaching assistant work with Lothar Nordheim on crystal structu
Born August 11, 1923 in Los Angeles, CA; discusses early family life and childhood.
Born August 14, 1934 in Fitchburg, MA; describes his father's influence as a mechanical engineer.
Family background and childhood in Fingerlakes, New York region; recollections of religious influences on family; recollections of undergraduate tr
Born in Texas in 1903; influence of remote, rural environment on his upbringing and early education.