Astronomy

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 30 August 1976
Location: 
Grenoble, France

Deals mainly with the organization and responsibilities of the Astronomical Council; funding of major projects and large instruments, allocation of

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 7 July 1977
Location: 
The 60-inch dome, Palomar Observatory

Early life in Mexico; Civil Engineering school, 1938, physics in Mexico; University of Mexico; study group; visitors from the United States, 1941;

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich and David Kaiser
Interview date: 
Friday, 1 August 2003
Location: 
11 Bowden Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts

This interview focuses on Morrison's scientific papers, written primarily during his years at Cornell University, 1946-1964.  Also covered is his g

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Saturday, 22 February 2003
Location: 
Dr. Morrison's home, Cambridge, Massachusetts

This interview focuses on Morrison's scientific papers, written primarily during his years at Cornell University, 1946-1964.  Also covered is his g

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 7 February 1967
Location: 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Early interest in radio; Carnegie Institute of Technology's physics department, 1932-1936; first department research program; summer research exper

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 9 August 1978
Location: 
Yerkes Observatory

Childhood and father's influence; high school in Washington, DC.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 8 August 1978
Location: 
Yerkes Observatory

Childhood and father's influence; high school in Washington, DC.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 19 August 1980
Location: 
Roman's office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Centers on National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) career but includes early life, professional training at Swarthmore College and Uni

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 30 August 1997
Location: 
Kamiokande Facility, Kamioka, Japan

This interview is part of a small program to document the recent history of the American Astronomical Society.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Sunday, 9 October 2005
Location: 
Richard McCrosky's home, Harvard, Massachusetts

This interview was conducted for McCrosky's biographical profile and especially to gain insight into his work and training at Harvard in the 1940s

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