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Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 29 April 1977
Location: 
Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Family history and educational background; undergraduate degree from University of California Los Angeles (1924-1927); PhD from University of Calif

Interviewed by: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 19 July 1978
Location: 
Wellesley, Massachusetts

Family background, education, and emergence of scientific orientation.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 20 November 1990
Location: 
Belmont, Massachusetts

In this interview, Watson begins with a discussion of his early education and his introduction to science and astronomy, then continues to discuss:

Interviewed by: 
Helen Wright and Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 25 August 1966
Location: 
Shapley's home, Sharon, New Hampshire

Childhood on Missouri farm, early education and interest in science. Enters University of Missouri, 1907; B.A., 1910, M.A.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Helen Wright
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 8 June 1966
Location: 
Shapley's home, Sharon, New Hampshire

Childhood on Missouri farm, early education and interest in science.

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Thursday, 19 July 1979
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin and Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 16 December 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 3 June 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Thursday, 10 March 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Patrick McCray
Interview date: 
Monday, 29 October 2001
Location: 
Princeton, New Jersey

In this interview Joseph Taylor discusses topics such as: his family background and childhood; Haverford College; Fay Ajzenberg-Selove; Tom Benham;

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