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Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 29 March 1978
Location: 
Plaskett's home, Blenham Drive, Oxford, England

Discussion of astronomers of greatest significance in recent history.

Interviewed by: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Monday, 5 December 1977

Family background, childhood and education up through college, all in Indiana; her graduate study, first at Battle Creek College (M.A.), then at th

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Friday, 12 September 1986
Location: 
Mrs. Mayall's house, Cambridge, Massachusetts

In this interview, Mayall discusses her childhood and early interest in astronomy; undergraduate years at Swarthmore College; work at Harvard Colle

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Monday, 11 August 1986
Location: 
Mrs. Mayall's house, Cambridge, Massachusetts

In this interview, Mayall discusses her childhood and early interest in astronomy; undergraduate years at Swarthmore College; work at Harvard Colle

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 December 2007

Interview is a biographical profile of theoretical astrophysicist David Layzer, with emphasis on his career at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for A

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 8 October 2005
Location: 
Harvard, Massachusetts

In this interview David Latham discusses: his family background and early education; going to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for his u

Interviewed by: 
W. James King
Interview date: 
Monday, 23 March 1964
Location: 
Grover's home, Schenectady, New York

Early education.

Interviewed by: 
Paul Wright
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 31 July 1974
Location: 
Jesse Greenstein's home, Pasadena, California

Childhood in New York; high school experience at Horace Mann; Harvard undergraduate at the age of 15. Impressions of ordeal with Harlow Shapley.

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Sunday, 25 October 1987
Location: 
Belmont home of Catherine Hazen

The interview begins with a discussion of Dr.

Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 18 August 1987
Location: 
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

The interview begins with a discussion of Dr.

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