Astronomical photography

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 July 1977
Location: 
Vasilevskis' home, Palo Alto, California

General interview dealing with early life in Latvia before World War I; the University of Latvia in Rega; assistant in astronomy at Rega in 1928 an

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 13 July 1977
Location: 
Vasilevskis' home, Palo Alto, California

General interview dealing with early life in Latvia before World War I; the University of Latvia in Rega; assistant in astronomy at Rega in 1928 an

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Thursday, 21 January 1982
Location: 
University of California, Santa Cruz

Focuses on work during his graduate student years at Yerkes Observatory with Stewart L. Sharpless under the supervision of William Morgan.

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 7 November 1988
Location: 
Austin, Texas

Interview discusses Gerard de Vaucouleur's childhood in Paris and family background; early reading; membership in the French Astronomical Society;

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-

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