This interview with James R. Fair begins with a discussion of Fair's childhood in the Midwest, highlighting high-school experiences in Little Rock, Arkansas, and early interests in science. Fair attended The Citadel as…
- Interviewee Fair, James R., 1920-
- Interviewer Bohning, James J.
- Subject Styrene, Monsanto Chemical Company, High Flyer (Ship), Disasters, Chemical engineering, Fires, Chemical engineers, Fair, James R., 1920-, Texas--Texas City, Grandcamp (Ship), Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.), Ethylene, University of Texas at Austin, and Shell Development Company
This series of photographs depicts the aftermath of a fire that swept through the National Technical Laboratories building in South Pasadena. Most are unattributed, but Hank Hoag is identified as the photographer in one…