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Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 11 May 1972
Location: 
Princeton University

Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 23 May 1988
Location: 
Wheeler's office, Princeton University

Second session deals mainly with science policy and science advising in the United States and Europe after World War II.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Gloria Lubkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 April 1967
Location: 
Princeton University

Early interest in science; training in physics and graduate work at Johns Hopkins, courses, books ,seminars,informal atmosphere,1927-33; summer wor

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 27 November 1991
Location: 
Spitzer's office, Peyton Hall, Princeton University

This interview centers around a discussion of Henry Norris Russell, and his influences as Director of the Princeton University Observatory.

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 15 March 1978

Korean war spurs formation of study group at Princeton University (John A. Wheeler) for military research, 1951.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 10 May 1978
Location: 
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Early life and family origins; Phillips Andover Academy; teachers; Andover and Max Millikan; early interest in astronomy; methodology of science; u

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 8 April 1977
Location: 
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Early life and family origins; Phillips Andover Academy; teachers; Andover and Max Millikan; early interest in astronomy; methodology of science; u

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Friday, 7 August 1970
Location: 
Slater's office, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Slater leaves Harvard University for Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1930 (Karl Compton) to build up Physics Department there; work on qua

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Monday, 23 February 1970
Location: 
Gainesville, Florida

Slater leaves Harvard University for Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1930 (Karl Compton) to build up Physics Department there; work on qua

Interviewed by: 
Ron Doel
Interview date: 
Thursday, 8 September 1988
Location: 
Flagstaff, Arizona

Early career in the United States Geological Survey (USGS); Atomic Energy Commission-sponsored surveys of uranium deposits in the western United St

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