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Stewart, Homer J.
Two interviews with Homer J. Stewart, aeronautical engineer and Caltech Professor of Aeronautics, 1942-1980, and Caltech alumnus (PhD, 1940).

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

Nov. 3, 1993 - Nov. 3, 1993
Aeronautics


Oral History

Westphal, James A. (Planetary Scientist)
An interview in six sessions in 1998 with James A. Westphal, engineer and instrument designer who became research associate and later professor of planetary science at Caltech (1961-2004); and principal investigator for the Hubble Space Telescope's original Wide Field and Planetary Camera (WFPC 1, 1977-1994).

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

Jul. 8, 1998 - Jul. 29, 1998
Planetary Science


Oral History

Baldeschwieler, John Dickson (Chemist, Chemical Engineer)
Interview in six sessions in January and February 2001 with John D. Baldeschwieler, J. Stanley Johnson Professor and professor of chemistry, emeritus, in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (7 cassettes per set)

Jan. 10, 2001 - Feb. 22, 2001
Chemistry


Oral History

Bacher, Robert F. (Nuclear Physicist)
Read on-line: Interview with Robert F. Bacher
ABSTRACT: An interview in ten sessions, 1981 and 1983, with Robert F. Bacher, chairman of the Division of Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy (1949-1962), Caltech's first provost (1962-1969), and professor of physics, emeritus.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 215 pages; QUANTITY: 2 (of 2)

Jun. 9, 1981 - Feb. 23, 1983
Physics


Oral History

Baldeschwieler, John Dickson (Chemist, Chemical Engineer)
Read on-line: Interview with John D. Baldeschwieler
ABSTRACT: Interview in six sessions in January and February 2001 with John D. Baldeschwieler, J. Stanley Johnson Professor and professor of chemistry, emeritus, in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 146 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Jan. 10, 2001 - Feb. 22, 2001
Chemistry


Oral History

Roberts, John D. (Jack) (Chemist)
Interview in seven sessions, February-May 1985, with John D. Roberts, Institute Professor of Chemistry (now emeritus) in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.

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

Feb. 22, 1985 - May. 10, 1985
Chemistry, Administration


Oral History

Elliot, David
Interview conducted in five sessions, April and May 1986, by Carol Bugé with David Clephan Elliot, professor of history, emeritus, who arrived at Caltech in 1950 as an assistant professor, was appointed full professor by 1960, and served as the humanities and social sciences division's executive officer from 1967 to 1971, as well as the secretary of the faculty from 1973-1985.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (5 cassettes per set)

Apr. 10, 1986 - May. 6, 1986
Humanities


Oral History

Malina, Frank
Interview in one session with Mary Terrell, December 14, 1978.

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

Dec. 14, 1978 - Dec. 14, 1978
Aeronautics, Rockets


Oral History

Malina, Frank
Interview in one session with Mary Terrell, December 14, 1978.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound disc: digital (AIFF file); QUANTITY: 1 set (2 discs per set)

Dec. 14, 1978 - Dec. 14, 1978
Aeronautics, Rockets


Historical File

Halpern, Wolf Abiram
Wolf Halpern (1909-1943) was killed in a plane crash near Haresfield, Gloucestershire, on March 10, 1943.

MEDIUM: Paper; QUANTITY: 2 pages

Feb. 1, 2010
Physics, Biography


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