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Interviewed by: 
Samantha M. Thompson
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 July 2017
Location: 
Lenox, Massachusetts

Elske van Panhuys Smith discusses topics including: her childhood in Monaco, Austria, Holland, Venezuela, Costa Rica, and the United States of Amer

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 13 January 1997
Location: 
Westin Hotel, Toronto, Canada

Background and education, University of Iowa with James van Allen and Satoshi Matsushima, circa 1959-1963; working at the Naval Observatory, 1963-

Interviewed by: 
Steven Dick
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 3 January 1984
Location: 
Strand's home, Washington, D.C.

Recounts Strand’s (b.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin and Steven Dick
Interview date: 
Thursday, 8 December 1983
Location: 
Strand's home, Washington, D.C.

Recounts Strand’s (b.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 14 March 1977
Location: 
Van Vleck Observatory, Wesleyan University, Middleton, Connecticut

Interview covers early education in Minneapolis and Washington, D.C. and early interests in astronomy and science; early contact with H.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 25 September 1990
Location: 
DeVorkin's office, National Air and Space Museum

This interview begins with a discussion of Routly's undergraduate experience at McGill University, before moving on to discuss: his introduction to

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 20 May 1978
Location: 
Flagstaff, Arizona

General interview examining family origins; early life in Milwaukee; interest in mechanical things; development of interest in astronomy; engineeri

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 16 April 1986

Early youth and education; B.A.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 20 April 1977
Location: 
Cincinnati Observatory

Traces origins of Paul Herget's family in Germany; early schooling in Cincinnati through graduation from the University; work at Cincinnati Observa

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 19 April 1977
Location: 
Cincinnati Observatory

Traces origins of family in Germany and family move to Cincinnati; early schooling in Cincinnati through graduation from the University there; work

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