Alan Shapley, son of astronomer Harlow Shapley, was born in Pasadena, California in 1919.
Early youth in Canton, South Dakota; teenage interest with E. O.
The 50th anniversary celebration of the discovery of NMR. On NMR amplifier.
On Henry Torrey as physicist and friend. Lunches in Central Square during the Radiation Lab days.
Interview concentrates on the history of the physics department at Harvard University. Topics discussed include: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute;