Title and Description Page
Childhood and Early Education 1
Early death of father, family background. Growing up in Danbury, Connecticut, influence of school superintendent. World War I.
Undergraduate Education 4
Cornell faculty. Senior project with Bancroft. Curriculum.
Graduate Studies 9
Wisconsin and Svedberg visit. Start of centrifuge development, particle size of pigments. Marraige and move to Uppsala. Life in Sweden. Svedberg and the ultracentrifuge, completion of doctoral dissertation.
Kraemer and appointment at DuPont. Colleagues. Pigment characterization.
Continuation of Interview 30
Polymer development and Hale Charch. Characterization by osmonetry, viscosity and light scattering. Instrument design and development, physics group and colleagues. Experimental Station in the thirties and forties, academic consultants. DuPont family. Professional society activities, Gordon conferences. Further recollections of DuPont organization and fellow workers.