Astrophysics

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 14 April 1978
Location: 
Middletown, Connecticut

Background and undergraduate years at Trinity College, University of Cambridge, and later return to Cambridge to study relativity under Paul A. M.

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Thursday, 19 July 1979
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin and Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 16 December 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 3 June 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Thursday, 10 March 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Bert Shapiro
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 27 September 1977

Discussion of Edwin Hubble in his later years; Hubble’s accomplishments and his wish to redo the deep count of galaxies on the 200-inch telescope.

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 30 July 1975
Location: 
Princeton University

A preliminary interview with Martin Schwarzschild prior to the Sources for the History of Modern Astrophysics Project.

Interviewed by: 
Paul Wright
Interview date: 
Monday, 10 March 1975
Location: 
Schmidt's office, California Institute of Technology

Growing up during World War II; early interest in astronomy; undergraduate studies in Groningen, Holland.

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 24 October 1977
Location: 
California Institute of Technology

Early years in Holland and attraction to astronomy; education at Groningen (1946-1949) and at Leiden under Oort (1949-1956); life at Hale Observato

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 21 August 1979
Location: 
International Astronomical Union meeting, Montreal, Canada

Education at Ecole normale supérieure, Paris; survival during German Occupation, and gathering of astronomers at Haute Provence Observatory; work i

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