This is an interview conducted with Dr. Sidney Wolff. The interview was done a few weeks before Dr.
In this interview Lucy Wilson, 90 years old at the time, hard of hearing but very lucid, provided a lengthy commentary on various aspects of her pe
Family background, education, and emergence of scientific orientation.
Family history. Margaret Harwood’s lectures at Maria Mitchell Observatory in Nantucket; B.A.
Discussion includes her current work; her membership in the Acoustical Society of America, American Speech and Hearing Assn; her work at the EPA on
Gottingen community in 1930’s; relations with Max Born, Maria Goeppert-Mayer, Stein’s career in pediatrics and as refugee from Germany (left 1939 f
Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio