Interview with Delbert Philpott


Title:
Interview with Delbert Philpott
Creator:
Philpott, Delbert E.
Contributor:
History Associates Incorporated and Kinnane, Adrian (Interviewer)
Date:
3 June 2004
Description:
Dr. Philpott worked as head of the Electron Microscope Lab at Szent-Gyorgyi's Institute for Muscle Research from 1952 to 1963. He also acted as staff photographer for Szent-Gyorgyi's group during that time.. In this interview, Dr. Philpott describes daily life at the Woods Hole laboratory, and also illustrates Szent-Gyorgyi's unique outlook on life, his sense of humor, his scientific acumen, and the various ways in which his assistance and support inspired loyalty among those who worked with him.. NOTE: An index to the transcript is located on pages 71-72.. NOTE: This interview is part of a series of NLM oral histories conducted with colleagues and friends of Albert Szent-Gyorgyi in 2004.
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Delbert E. Philpott.
Genre:
Interviews
Reminiscences
Format:
Text
Extent:
73 pages
Relation:
Interview with Delbert Philpott (Cover page through page 35), 2004
Interview with Delbert Philpott (pages 36-72), 2004
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
WGBBLP
NLM ID:
101584924X171
Profiles Collection:
The Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Papers
Story Section:
The National Foundation for Cancer Research, 1973-1986