University of California, Santa Cruz

Interviewed by: 
Norriss S. Hetherington
Interview date: 
Thursday, 3 June 1976
Location: 
Tucson, Arizona

Family, early education, attendance at University of California at Berkeley, 1924-1928, and change to major in astronomy. Influence of William F.

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: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview dates: 
May 4 and 5, 1987
Location: 
Santa Cruz, California

Childhood, family life, early influences; to Clark University in physics and mathematics; financial hardships; graduate work at Rice University (W.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 20 May 1978
Location: 
Flagstaff, Arizona

General interview examining family origins; early life in Milwaukee; interest in mechanical things; development of interest in astronomy; engineeri

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