Cosmology

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 15 May 1978
Location: 
Steward Observatory, Tucson, Arizona

Interview discusses, not in chronological order: early home life and schooling; undergraduate at Leiden, influence of Paul Ehrenfest, Jan H.

Interviewed by: 
Maurice Wilkins
Interview date: 
Friday, 6 March 1987

Basic principles of dialectic; Hegelian philosophy; mistranslation of Hegel’s German; influence on Soviet Union, Marx, Lenin, Engels; implicit and

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 25 July 1977
Location: 
Santa Barbara Street, Pasadena, California

This interview begins with a discussion of Babcock's childhood and youth around Mt. Wilson Observatory, with comments on father (Harold D.

Interviewed by: 
Martin Harwit
Interview date: 
Friday, 12 August 1983
Location: 
Living room of Dr. Alpher's home, Schenectady, New York

Session two is a joint interview with Robert Herman.

Interviewed by: 
Martin Harwit
Interview date: 
Thursday, 11 August 1983
Location: 
Schenectady, New York

Session two is a joint interview with Robert Herman.

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 14 November 1977
Location: 
New York City, New York

Early life in California, undergraduate work at Caltech (1947-51), graduate work at Caltech in physics and astronomy, including work at Mt Wilson-P

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