Childhood and early education in New York, undergraduate education in philosophy at Columbia College, 1932-1936; years of graduate study in physics
Interview is a biographical profile of theoretical astrophysicist David Layzer, with emphasis on his career at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for A
Interview focuses on his college education at University of Chicago, and his graduate years at Yerkes; leaving school for the Peace Corps; return t
Topics discussed include: John Jefferies's family background and education in Western Australia, 1925-1942; undergraduate studies at the University
Focusses on Humason's interests in observational astronomy.
Early life in Indiana; Morse family; Albion College; Joel Stebbins at University of Illinois, ca.
Early childhood, education 1938-1962; astronomy interest; graduate school at California Institute of Technology, impressions of professors; interes
Childhood in New York City; studying astronomy and literature at Harvard (1925-1929, M.A.