Radcliffe College

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 29 October 2007
Location: 
Belmont, Massachusetts

Biographical profile of Babette Whipple, widow of Fred Whipple, concentrating on her marriage and life.

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

Family background, education, and emergence of scientific orientation.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 3 August 1977
Location: 
Hale Observatories, Santa Barbara State

Family history. Margaret Harwood’s lectures at Maria Mitchell Observatory in Nantucket; B.A.

Interviewed by: 
Alexei Kojevnikov
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 2 December 1997

In this interview, Melba Phillips discusses: Bryn Mawr College; group theory; Oppenheimer-Phillips process; Maria Goeppert-Mayer; teaching physics;

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

Interviewed by: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Thursday, 10 February 1977
Location: 
Harvard University

Interview concentrates on the history of the physics department at Harvard University.  Topics discussed include: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute;

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 4 August 1979
Location: 
Yale University Observatory

Early life in Pennsylvania; German background; training at Radcliffe College and Harvard College Observatory; staff positions at Harvard and Yale U

Interviewed by: 
Fredericka Bell-Berti
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 27 June 2001
Location: 
Brooklyn, New York

In this interview Katherine Harris discusses topics such as: her childhood and family background; going to school at Radcliffe College; getting her

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Monday, 4 February 1985
Location: 
University of Southern California

Years from undergraduate days at Radcliffe College, 1961, through research at California Institute of Technology, to 1973: scientific work, evoluti

Interviewed by: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Monday, 11 June 1979
Location: 
Wellesley, Massachusetts

In this interview, Alice Armstrong discusses: her family and childhood; her time at Wellesley College; her work at the Bureau of Standards radiatio

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