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Interviewed by: 
Katherine R. Sopka
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 29 June 1977
Location: 
New Science Center, Wellesley College

Early life and family background in Pittsburgh; elementary and secondary education in Germantown Friends School.

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.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 17 August 1979
Location: 
Montreal, Canada

Training at Mount Holyoke, 1926, and at Harvard College Observatory; work for Harlow Shapley on variable stars in globular clusters; move to the Do

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: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 14 March 1979
Location: 
Wellesley, Massachusetts

Dorothy Heyworth was born in England in 1901, the youngest of three children in family of modest means.

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: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 20 October 2005

As the daughter of astronomers Sergei Gaposchkin and Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, this interview covers her home life in Lexington, Mass., and growing

Interviewed by: 
Maria Rentetzi
Interview date: 
Friday, 5 March 1999

In this interview, Leopold Halpern discusses the life of Marietta Blau.  Topics discussed include: Hertha Wambacher; Institute for Radium Research;

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

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