Manson Benedict begins the interview with a discussion of his family background, including the highlights of his father's career in chemistry. He recalls how his early enthusiasm for chemistry was promoted both by his…
- Interviewee Benedict, Manson
- Interviewer Bohning, James J.
- Subject Benedict, Manson, Chemists--Biography, Harvard University, National Aniline and Chemical Company, Manhattan Project (U.S.), National Research Corporation (U.S.), Advisory Council on Radiation Protection (Ma.), Hydrocarbon Research, Inc., United States. Federal Energy Administration, M.W. Kellogg Company, U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, Chemistry, Physical and theoretical, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Kellex Corporation
Dexter Baker begins the interview by discussing his childhood and early education in the suburbs of Philadelphia. After graduating from Upper Darby High in 1945, Baker was drafted into the US Navy and admitted to the…