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Interviewed by: 
Norriss S. Hetherington
Interview date: 
Thursday, 3 June 1976
Location: 
Tucson, Arizona

Family, early education, attendance at University of California at Berkeley, 1924-1928, and change to major in astronomy. Influence of William F.

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 May 1988
Location: 
Cambridge, Massachusetts

More discussion of the reasons why particle physicists began working on cosmology in the 1970s; importance of theoretical work by Kirzhnitz and Lin

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Thursday, 5 May 1988
Location: 
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Awareness in high school of the Sandage Program to observe the rate of expansion of the universe and awareness of the impending operation of the Mt

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: 
Lillian Hoddeson and Gordon Baym
Interview date: 
Thursday, 13 May 1976
Location: 
Strömgren's office, Observatory, Copenhagen, Denmark

Family background and early interest in astronomy (Elis Stromgren).

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson and Gordon Baym
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 May 1976
Location: 
Strömgren's office, Observatory, Copenhagen, Denmark

Family background and early interest in astronomy (Elis Stromgren).

Interviewed by: 
Helen Wright and Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 25 August 1966
Location: 
Shapley's home, Sharon, New Hampshire

Childhood on Missouri farm, early education and interest in science. Enters University of Missouri, 1907; B.A., 1910, M.A.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Helen Wright
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 8 June 1966
Location: 
Shapley's home, Sharon, New Hampshire

Childhood on Missouri farm, early education and interest in science.

Interviewed by: 
Loyd S. Swenson, Jr.
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 21 August 1974
Location: 
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Family life and early childhood environment; undergraduate studies at Case School for Applied Sciences, 1925-1929; M.S., 1933; influence of Dayton

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