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Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Gloria Lubkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 April 1967
Location: 
Princeton University

Early interest in science; training in physics and graduate work at Johns Hopkins, courses, books ,seminars,informal atmosphere,1927-33; summer wor

Interviewed by: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 19 July 1978
Location: 
Wellesley, Massachusetts

Family background, education, and emergence of scientific orientation.

Interviewed by: 
W. James King
Interview date: 
Friday, 20 March 1964
Location: 
Weston, Massachusetts

Deals mainly with Vinal's 43 years at National Bureau of Standards and his work on battery devices and their standards.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 September 1974
Location: 
Murray Hill, New Jersey

Born in London 1910; Childhood in Palo Alto, California; undergraduate at UCLA, Caltech, graduate school MIT (Slater, thesis advisor); 1936 to Bell

Interviewed by: 
Roger H. Stuewer
Interview date: 
Thursday, 8 May 1969
Location: 
University of Minnesota

Family background, early schooling; undergraduate studies at Case Institute of Technology (B.S.

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: 
Ron Doel and Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 August 2003
Location: 
Boulder, Colorado

Alan Shapley, son of astronomer Harlow Shapley, was born in Pasadena, California in 1919.

Interviewed by: 
Ron Doel and Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Thursday, 21 August 2003
Location: 
Boulder, Colorado

Alan Shapley, son of astronomer Harlow Shapley, was born in Pasadena, California in 1919.

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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