Reflections in Time: Interview with John McMillan, 1985

On December 7, 1985, John McMillan, retired University of Nebraska at Omaha Professor (1947-1977) of Physics, was interviewed by Paul Borge for Reflections in Time. Professor John McMillan graduated from Omaha Central High School and, in 1935, the University of Nebraska Medical School. He later received a B.S. and an M.A. (1942) from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Prior to arriving at UNO, McMillan served as a chemist at Omaha Steel Works and an instructor at Omaha South High School. During the summer of 1949 Professor McMillan was among 32 scientists nationwide that received training at the Oak Ridge (TN) Institute of Nuclear Sciences in the handling of radioactive isotopes. This streaming video is also available at the UNO Libraries' YouTube site: https://youtu.be/P5h7jUywSrY, UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections, 00:59:18
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Abstract/Description: On December 7, 1985, John McMillan, retired University of Nebraska at Omaha Professor (1947-1977) of Physics, was interviewed by Paul Borge for Reflections in Time. Professor John McMillan graduated from Omaha Central High School and, in 1935, the University of Nebraska Medical School. He later received a B.S. and an M.A. (1942) from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Prior to arriving at UNO, McMillan served as a chemist at Omaha Steel Works and an instructor at Omaha South High School. During the summer of 1949 Professor McMillan was among 32 scientists nationwide that received training at the Oak Ridge (TN) Institute of Nuclear Sciences in the handling of radioactive isotopes. This streaming video is also available at the UNO Libraries' YouTube site: https://youtu.be/P5h7jUywSrY
Subject(s): Interviews
McMillan, John G.
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Date Created: 1985-12-07

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