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Lowenstam, Heinz
Interview conducted in eight sessions in the summer of 1988 with Heinz A. Lowenstam, professor of paleoecology.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (8 cassettes per set)

Jun. 21, 1988 - Aug. 2, 1988
Geology


Oral History

Patterson, Clair
In this interview in March 1995, nine months before his death, Clair C. (Pat) Patterson, professor of geochemistry, emeritus, talks about his early interest in physical chemistry; his education at Grinnell College, in Iowa; his stint on the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge; and his subsequent graduate work at the University of Chicago with Harrison Brown, where he measured the isotopic composition and concentration of minute quantities of lead with a mass spectrometer.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (3 cassettes per set)

Mar. 5, 1995 - Mar. 9, 1995
Geology


Oral History

Patterson, Clair
In this interview in March 1995, nine months before his death, Clair C. (Pat) Patterson, professor of geochemistry, emeritus, talks about his early interest in physical chemistry; his education at Grinnell College, in Iowa; his stint on the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge; and his subsequent graduate work at the University of Chicago with Harrison Brown, where he measured the isotopic composition and concentration of minute quantities of lead with a mass spectrometer.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound disc: digital; QUANTITY: 1 set (4 discs per set)

Mar. 5, 1995 - Mar. 9, 1995
Geology


Oral History

Sweezy, Alan
An interview in two sessions in February-March 1982 with Alan R. Sweezy, professor of economics in the Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (2 cassettes per set)

Feb. 19, 1982 - Mar. 1, 1982
Humanities


Oral History

Anson, Fred C. (Chemist)
An interview in two sessions, February 1997, with Fred C. Anson, Elizabeth W. Gilloon Professor of Chemistry, in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (2 cassettes per set)

Feb. 21, 1997 - Feb. 26, 1997
Chemistry


Oral History

Benzer, Seymour (Biologist, Neuroscientist)
Interview conducted in eleven sessions between September 1990 and February 1991 with Seymour Benzer, James G. Boswell Professor of Neuroscience in the Division of Biology.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (11 cassettes per set)

Sep. 11, 1990 - Feb. 1, 1991
Biology, Genetics


Oral History

Borsook, Henry (Biochemist)
Read on-line: Interview with Henry Borsook
ABSTRACT: Interview in 1978 with biochemist Henry Borsook, who joined Caltech's newly created Biology Division in 1929 and retired from Caltech in 1968, moving his laboratory to U.C. Berkeley.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 63 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Apr. 5, 1978 - Apr. 5, 1978
Biology, Biochemistry, Einstein


Oral History

Dulbecco, Renato (Virologist)
Interview in 1998 with Italian-American virologist Renato Dulbecco, who came to Caltech in 1949 as a senior research fellow at the invitation of Max Delbrück, joined the faculty of the Biology Division, and remained at Caltech until 1962.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (3 cassettes per set)

Sep. 9, 1998 - Sep. 10, 1998
Biology


Oral History

Sinsheimer, Robert Louis (Biophysicist)
Interview in 1990 and 1991 with Dr.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (6 cassettes per set)

May. 30, 1990 - Mar. 26, 1991
Biology


Oral History

Epstein, Samuel (Geochemist)
An interview in three sessions, December 1985 and January 1986, with Samuel Epstein, William E. Leonhard Professor of Geochemistry in the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (4 cassettes per set)

Dec. 19, 1985 - Jan. 10, 1986
Geology, Geochemistry


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