[Cover of Sullivan's book 2009, Cosmic Noise]
Sullivan's Cosmic Noise, Cambridge University Press, 2009


Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III: Tapes Series

Interviewee: Arthur B. Crawford

Arthur B. Crawford, dates unknown. Interviewed 25 August 1977 by telephone from Seattle to Fairhaven, New Jersey, only notes taken of interview.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Associate of Karl Jansky, 1928-1950; also built the large horn with which Penzias and Wilson discovered the 3 K background; Friis/Jansky/Pfeiffer controversy, reasons for detections of weak radiation in each case.

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