Early life and family background in Pittsburgh; elementary and secondary education in Germantown Friends School.
The interview begins with a discussion of Dr.
Training at Mount Holyoke, 1926, and at Harvard College Observatory; work for Harlow Shapley on variable stars in globular clusters; move to the Do
Early life in Pennsylvania; German background; training at Radcliffe College and Harvard College Observatory; staff positions at Harvard and Yale U
Dorothy Heyworth was born in England in 1901, the youngest of three children in family of modest means.
In this interview Katherine Harris discusses topics such as: her childhood and family background; going to school at Radcliffe College; getting her
As the daughter of astronomers Sergei Gaposchkin and Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, this interview covers her home life in Lexington, Mass., and growing
In this interview, Leopold Halpern discusses the life of Marietta Blau. Topics discussed include: Hertha Wambacher; Institute for Radium Research;
Years from undergraduate days at Radcliffe College, 1961, through research at California Institute of Technology, to 1973: scientific work, evoluti