Deals mainly with the organization and responsibilities of the Astronomical Council; funding of major projects and large instruments, allocation of
Early life in Mexico; Civil Engineering school, 1938, physics in Mexico; University of Mexico; study group; visitors from the United States, 1941;
This interview focuses on Morrison's scientific papers, written primarily during his years at Cornell University, 1946-1964. Also covered is his g
Early interest in radio; Carnegie Institute of Technology's physics department, 1932-1936; first department research program; summer research exper
Childhood and father's influence; high school in Washington, DC.
Centers on National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) career but includes early life, professional training at Swarthmore College and Uni
This interview is part of a small program to document the recent history of the American Astronomical Society.
This interview was conducted for McCrosky's biographical profile and especially to gain insight into his work and training at Harvard in the 1940s