Oral history interview with William Layton, Jr. 1997

 

Name
Layton, William Jr (Interviewee)
Doel, Ronald (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with William Layton, Jr. 1997
Abstract
Childhood: Mansfield, Ohio; early scientific interests; autopsy assistant, B.S., Harvard College, 1943, biochemistry study; Case Western Reserve Medical School, Cleveland, Ohio, 1943-1946; Army service: Fort Sam Houston Medical Field School, San Antonio, Texas; Fort Knox, Hardin, Kentucky, cold weather physiology research, 1946-1948; Fort Churchill, Artic Circle; Stamford Hospital, Connecticut, pa thology residency; American Optical consultant; American Cyanamid Company pathologist: Lederle division, steroid research; isopod chromosomal research; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO): biology department consultant; LDEO Children’s Science Program, 1960s, Rockland Foundation funding; colleague reminiscences.
Collection Name
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory oral history collection
Subjects
Layton, William Jr; Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1997
Note (Biographical)
Pathologist.
Note
Interviewed by Ronald Doel on May 20, 1997.
Note (Provenance)
William Layton, Jr., Gift 1998
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13573547
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-g3qn-8p56
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.