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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Bernard Taub Feld
RLIN number: NXCP88-A162
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: B.S. City College of New York; work with Enrico Fermi and Leo Szilard, Columbia University, Ph. D., 1945, construction of model nuclear reactors; development of Hanford reactors under Arthur Compton, Chicago, 1941; Los Alamos; Atomic Scientists' Movement: reaction to use of atomic bombs on Japan, lobbying in Washington, BULLETIN, purpose and function of Atomic Energy Commission; Pugwash Conferences; effects of radiation exposure on health; problems of nuclear power: disposal of waste, military control, United States-Soviet relations.
Extent: Transcript: 132 leaves, Tape: 5 cassettes
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1980 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Feld, Bernard Taub, 1919-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1919
Speaker occupation: Physicist
Age at speaking: 61
Document date: 1980
Interviewer: Smith, P. K.,
Organizations discussed: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Arms control; North America; Nuclear energy; Oral history; Physicists; U.S. Atomic Energy Commission; United States; United States--Foreign relations--1945-
Topics discussed - Other terms: Atomic warfare--Moral and religious aspects; Feld, Bernard Taub, 1919-; Nuclear facilities--United States; Nuclear nonproliferation
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019487-14930