Rockets (Aeronautics)

Interviewed by: 
W. James King
Interview date: 
Thursday, 21 May 1964
Location: 
Webster's home

Earliest associations with science; high school, through 1904, undergraduate at Harvard University under Wallace C. Sabine, Benjamin O.

Interviewed by: 
Allan A. Needell and David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 23 April 1991
Location: 
Singer's office, National Air and Space Museum

Ionospheric work in the ‘50s; Lloyd Beckner, extensively; McKerran Act and scientists; Satellite discussions in the early ‘50s; meeting and attende

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 17 November 1981
Location: 
Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC

Surveys Tousey's (b.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 8 January 1982
Location: 
Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC

Surveys Tousey's (b.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 4 June 1982
Location: 
Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC

Surveys Tousey's (b.

Interviewed by: 
Barry Richman and Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 16 February 1967
Location: 
California Institute of Technology

Early training as a physicist; quartz-fibre electrometer; high-voltage installations, above 200 kilovolts; high-voltage accelerator, especially Van

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 1 August 1983
Location: 
Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, California

Concentrates on Bergstrahl's work at NRL (1946-56), principally as an experiment integrator for rocket flights, with additional coverage of his lat

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