Depressions -- 1929

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Friday, 24 April 1970
Location: 
Leonia, New Jersey

World War I developments in electronics in relation to French and British Armies; post-war revitalization of Physics Department at Columbia Univ.:

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 30 March 1967
Location: 
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution, Washington, D.C.

Early interest in physics in South Dakota: early training as a physicist, Univ.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 5 November 1977
Location: 
National Academy of Science

A short biographical study dealing with the origins of his family; his upbringing and influences upon him leading him first to engineering and phys

Interviewed by: 
Michael Wolff
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 July 1979
Location: 
Princeton, New Jersey

Research career, and important contributions to TV and fluorescent lighting and subsequent transition to management which culminated in a stint as

Interviewed by: 
Martin Harwit
Interview date: 
Monday, 11 April 1983
Location: 
Alpher's house, Schenectady, New York

Family background and early interests, knowledge of Russian, the eclipse of 1925, the Depression; studies and teaching at City College of New York,

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 26 August 1969
Location: 
Mt. Wilson and Palomar Observatories, Pasadena, California

Early life and education; research on spectroscopy with Robert A.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Friday, 9 August 1968
Location: 
Pasadena, California

Early life and education; research on spectroscopy with Robert A.

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