International Geophysical Year, 1957-1959

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 28 May 1998
Location: 
Hanover, Germany

Topics include his childhood and early education; World War II experiences; decision to take up geology; availability of Western publications at Hu

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 23 August 1997
Location: 
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Gives background on his parents. Recounts his early schooling in Mendoza, Argentina. Describes his home, the family library, and his reading.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 20 January 1999
Location: 
Moscow, Russia

In this interview, A. V. Zhivago discusses his career in oceanology.

Interviewed by: 
Hans von Storch, George Kiladis and Roland Madden
Interview date: 
Saturday, 4 September 2004
Location: 
Boulder, Colorado

In this interview Harry Van Loon discusses topics such as: climatology, the history of the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), researc

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Friday, 10 November 1989
Location: 
Middleburg, Virginia

Descriptions of other Spilhaus oral history interviews that cover childhood as well as career in education and public service; impressions of gradu

Interviewed by: 
Allan A. Needell and David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 23 April 1991
Location: 
Singer's office, National Air and Space Museum

Ionospheric work in the ‘50s; Lloyd Beckner, extensively; McKerran Act and scientists; Satellite discussions in the early ‘50s; meeting and attende

Interviewed by: 
Ron Doel and Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 August 2003
Location: 
Boulder, Colorado

Alan Shapley, son of astronomer Harlow Shapley, was born in Pasadena, California in 1919.

Interviewed by: 
Ron Doel and Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Thursday, 21 August 2003
Location: 
Boulder, Colorado

Alan Shapley, son of astronomer Harlow Shapley, was born in Pasadena, California in 1919.

Interviewed by: 
Lynn Visson
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 6 August 1997

Family background and early education; military service (1941-1945); Moscow University (1940-1941, 1946-1949); Moscow University graduate school (1

Interviewed by: 
Lynn Visson
Interview date: 
Monday, 4 August 1997

Family background and early education; military service (1941-1945); Moscow University (1940-1941, 1946-1949); Moscow University graduate school (1

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