Physics -- Study and teaching

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 18 August 1979
Location: 
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Training and influences on his career during graduate years at University of Chicago and Yerkes Observatory in the late 1920s.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 18 August 1992
Location: 
Naval Research Laboratory

George Carruthers was born 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio; child of George Arthur Carruthers and Sophia Singley Carruthers; father an engineer at Wright-

Interviewed by: 
Thomas Geballe, Ray Kenworthy and Edwin Uehling
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 10 November 1965
Location: 
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Interview concentrates on the history of the Physics Department at the University of Washington from August 1903 when Brakel arrived as a half-time

Interviewed by: 
Lawrence A. Crum
Interview date: 
Monday, 11 November 1991
Location: 
Houston, Texas

Early life and education, high school education affected by rheumatic fever; undergraduate work at Hofstra University (1939-1942); graduate work at

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 18 August 1979
Location: 
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Childhood; early interest in science (astronomy). Member of Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1928.

Interviewed by: 
Steven Dick, David DeVorkin, Ron Doel, and Robert McCutcheon
Interview date: 
Friday, 14 January 1994

Topics discussed include: education and career in astronomy.

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