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Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Sunday, 24 August 1997
Location: 
Holiday Inn, Kyoto, Japan

In this interview, Jorge Sahade discusses such topics as: his family background; being a land surveyor in Bueno Aires, Argentina; going to the Univ

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 31 August 1976
Location: 
University of Grenoble, France

Early interest in seismology and astronomy, training in physics; postgraduate year at Harvard Observatory with Harlow Shapley, 1931-1932; on staff

Interviewed by: 
Ursula Pavlish
Interview date: 
Friday, 3 August 2007
Location: 
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Robert Kirshner (of the High-z Team) is Clowes Professor of Science at Harvard University and the author of The Extravagant Universe: Exploding Sta

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 3 August 1977
Location: 
Pasadena, California

Covers professional career at Vassar and Smith Colleges, association with Henry Norris Russell and his family, International Astronomical Union (IA

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 17 October 2005
Location: 
Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Biographical profile of astronomer Brian Marsden, emphasizing his career at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 17 October 2005
Location: 
Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Biographical profile of astronomer Brian Marsden, emphasizing his career at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 8 October 2005
Location: 
Harvard, Massachusetts

In this interview David Latham discusses: his family background and early education; going to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for his u

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 1 January 1982
Location: 
Goldberg's office, Kitt Peak Observatory, Tucson, Arizona

Early years; undergraduate at Harvard University, 1930-1934, and growth of interest in astronomy; graduate student and postdoctoral fellow at Harva

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 17 May 1978
Location: 
Goldberg's office, Kitt Peak Observatory, Tucson, Arizona

Early years; undergraduate at Harvard University, 1930-1934, and growth of interest in astronomy; graduate student and postdoctoral fellow at Harva

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 16 May 1978
Location: 
Goldberg's office, Kitt Peak Observatory, Tucson, Arizona

Early years; undergraduate at Harvard University, 1930-1934, and growth of interest in astronomy; graduate student and postdoctoral fellow at Harva

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