Women in astronomy

Interviewed by: 
Samantha M. Thompson
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 July 2017
Location: 
Lenox, Massachusetts

Elske van Panhuys Smith discusses topics including: her childhood in Monaco, Austria, Holland, Venezuela, Costa Rica, and the United States of Amer

Interviewed by: 
Patrick McCray
Interview date: 
Friday, 29 October 1999
Location: 
Tucson, Arizona

This is an interview conducted with Dr. Sidney Wolff. The interview was done a few weeks before Dr.

Interviewed by: 
Patrick McCray
Interview date: 
Saturday, 23 October 1999
Location: 
Tucson, Arizona

This is an interview conducted with Dr. Sidney Wolff. The interview was done a few weeks before Dr.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 3 August 1977
Location: 
Hale Observatories, Santa Barbara State

Family history. Margaret Harwood’s lectures at Maria Mitchell Observatory in Nantucket; B.A.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 14 June 1977
Location: 
Yale University Observatory

Covers the origins and development of a conference on the evolution of galaxies held at Yale University in 1977 and organized by a committee chaire

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 5 March 1968
Location: 
Gaposchkin's office, Harvard College Observatory

Student years at University of Cambridge, 1919-1923; move to Harvard University in 1923, and subsequent career.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 9 May 1996
Location: 
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington

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

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 21 September 1995
Location: 
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington

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

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 3 April 1989
Location: 
Washington, D.C.

Childhood experience looking at the stars; influence and encouragement of parents; early reading in science; influence and importance of Maria Mitc

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 15 June 1978
Location: 
Moore Sitterly's home, Washington, D.C.

Interview examines early life in Pennsylvannia; family background; schooling; college years at Swarthmore, 1916-1920; choice of major subjects; con

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