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Interviewed by: 
Paul Wright
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 31 July 1974
Location: 
Jesse Greenstein's home, Pasadena, California

Childhood in New York; high school experience at Horace Mann; Harvard undergraduate at the age of 15. Impressions of ordeal with Harlow Shapley.

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Sunday, 25 October 1987
Location: 
Belmont home of Catherine Hazen

The interview begins with a discussion of Dr.

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 18 August 1987
Location: 
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

The interview begins with a discussion of Dr.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 17 August 1979
Location: 
Montreal, Canada

Training at Mount Holyoke, 1926, and at Harvard College Observatory; work for Harlow Shapley on variable stars in globular clusters; move to the Do

Interviewed by: 
Andrew Butrica
Interview date: 
Monday, 28 November 1994
Location: 
Rice University

This interview with William E. Gordon was conducted as part of a history of planetary radar astronomy underwritten by NASA.

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

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Saturday, 1 April 1978
Location: 
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Childhood in Germany and family background — competitive spirit; war years — internment and radar work with Bondi and Hoyle (1942-1945) at Ca

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

Discusses his youth and education in the mid-west and Colorado; his undergraduate education at the University of Kansas and his graduate work at Co

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