Early interest in physics in South Dakota: early training as a physicist, Univ.
Early life, childhood interests; undergraduate at Furman University, South Carolina; B.A., 1917, M.A., 1918; Johns Hopkins University, 1923; optics
Childhood, early schooling, early trips to New Mexico and Europe. Influences of parents, brother (J.
The interview ranges from Inglis’ youth and family origins to his current (1977) activities.
Born in Texas in 1903; influence of remote, rural environment on his upbringing and early education.