Astronomy

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 11 July 1978
Location: 
Hale Observatories, Santa Barbara Street, Pasadena, California

Interview examines early life in San Francisco and first contacts with Astronomy in 1920; Public Lectures under auspices of the Astronomical Societ

Interviewed by: 
Martin Harwit
Interview date: 
Thursday, 27 September 1984
Location: 
Jadwin Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Family background and early education; undergraduate studies in engineering at University of Michigan, faculty who influenced him; doctoral thesis

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Monday, 22 June 1987
Location: 
U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California

Education at Pomona College, University of California, Berkeley and UCLA, as well as subsequent involvement in lunar stratigraphical and geological

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 17 July 1978
Location: 
Department of Astronomy, Lick Observatory, Santa Cruz campus, California

Interview centers around early life in Wisconsin; family background in Milton, Wisconsin; physics at Wisconsin and graduate work there; quantum mec

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 15 July 1977
Location: 
Department of Astronomy, Lick Observatory, Santa Cruz campus, California

Interview centers around early life in Wisconsin; family background in Milton, Wisconsin; physics at Wisconsin and graduate work there; quantum mec

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 14 September 1982
Location: 
Space Science and Exploration Department, National Air and Space Museum

This interview reviews Westphal's family background, education, and early employment at the Seismograph Service Corporation and at Sinclair Researc

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 12 August 1982
Location: 
Westphal's office, California Institute of Technology

This interview reviews Westphal's family background, education, and early employment at the Seismograph Service Corporation and at Sinclair Researc

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 9 August 1982
Location: 
Westphal's office, California Institute of Technology

This interview reviews Westphal's family background, education, and early employment at the Seismograph Service Corporation and at Sinclair Researc

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 21 June 1978
Location: 
Falls Road, Bethany, Connecticut

Early life and family interests in Holland; study at the Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht; courses in mathematics, physics and astronomy; move to Rijks

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 23 September 1977
Location: 
Falls Road, Bethany, Connecticut

Early life and family interests in Holland; study at the Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht; courses in mathematics, physics and astronomy; move to Rijks

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