International Geophysical Year, 1957-1959

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Saturday, 27 September 1997
Location: 
Ithaca, New York

Influence of the International Geophysical Year (1957-1958); worldwide seismograph network; Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, Berkner panel and report; VELA

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Friday, 8 March 1996
Location: 
Ithaca, New York

Family background and early education; influence of his high school football coach, Paul Brown (later founded the Cleveland Browns); football schol

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

In this interview, Alexander Lisitsyn discusses his career in marine geology.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 3 September 1997
Location: 
Santiago, Chile

Born June 22, 1934 in Santiago de Chile; discusses German grammar school and science coursework in secondary school.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Friday, 5 September 1997
Location: 
Santiago, Chile

Born June 22, 1934 in Santiago de Chile; discusses German grammar school and science coursework in secondary school.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel and Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 25 March 2003
Location: 
Silver Spring/Wheaton, Maryland

Interview discusses: his family life and childhood, Kalamazoo High School and historic Chenery Auditorium; attended Kalamazoo College, drafted into

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel and Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Monday, 30 December 2002
Location: 
Silver Spring, Maryland

Interview discusses: his family life and childhood, Kalamazoo High School and historic Chenery Auditorium; attended Kalamazoo College, drafted into

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 August 1997
Location: 
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Childhood and youth in Buenos Aires, Argentina; impressions of importance of the Antarctic to Argentina, Antarctic scientific research, geopolitics

Interviewed by: 
Fae Korsmo
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 April 2001
Location: 
Cosmos Club, Washington, D.C.

Topics include his childhood and education; his joining the National Guard; his young adulthood; his working for the Weather Bureau; his education

Interviewed by: 
Martin Harwit
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 7 June 1983
Location: 
Friedman's office, National Academy of Sciences

This interview covers selected aspects of Friedman's career at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL).  It traces the development of upper air researc

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