Reminiscences of Richard W. Cook 1975

 

Name
Cook, Richard W. (Richard Wallace), 1907-1992 (Interviewee)
Burg, Maclyn (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Richard W. Cook 1975
Abstract
Early civilian engineering career, 1933-40; Army engineering assignments, 1940-44; assignment to Manhattan District in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1944-48: security, construction of gaseous diffusion plant for separation of uranium, coordination of schedules with Los Alamos, resignation from Army; position with Atomic Energy Commission, 1948-58; American Machine and Foundry, 1958-64
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
Engineers; Nuclear energy; Nuclear engineering; Cook, Richard W. (Richard Wallace), 1907-1992; U.S. Atomic Energy Commission; Manhattan Project (U.S.); United States. Army
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Physical Description
73 pages
Note (Biographical)
Engineer
Note
Interviewed by Maclyn Burg on October 27, 1975
Note (Provenance)
Eisenhower Library, Gift 1977
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13752484
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-2tvp-ja46
Related URLs
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