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


Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III: Tapes Series

Interviewees: Allan R. Sandage

Allan R. Sandage, 1926-2010. Interviewed 19 May 1976 at Berkeley (Astronomical Society of the Pacific), length of interview: 16 minutes.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Mt. Wilson and Palomar Observatories' role and realtion to radio astronomy 1950-1965; why certain people (Baade and Minkowski) did radio source work, the 1960-63 quasar puzzle; how radio astronomy influenced the 200 inch's program.

Sullivan's files include: Publications card, Sullivan's notes, archival material.

See the Listing of Conferences and Lectures for Sandage's 1976 talk.

Modified on Wednesday, 21-Sep-2011 15:32:00 EDT by Ellen Bouton, Archivist (Questions or feedback)