Family history. Margaret Harwood’s lectures at Maria Mitchell Observatory in Nantucket; B.A.
This interview is part of a small program to document the recent history of the American Astronomical Society.
Research on stellar energy in the 1930s. Eddington-Milne models controversy encourages stellar structure work.
Family background and early interest in astronomy (Elis Stromgren).
Recounts Strand’s (b.
Early life and family origins; Phillips Andover Academy; teachers; Andover and Max Millikan; early interest in astronomy; methodology of science; u
Early life in New York and California, and decision to do undergraduate work in astronomy at University of California at Berkeley.