ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xliii
The staff
of the
ETH
Library gave unstinting
aid
in
locating
numerous
docu-
ments in
their archives and answered
many questions regarding
the
school,
its
students,
and
its
teachers. We thank the former Director of the
Library,
Dr. Jean-Pierre
Sydler,
and Dr. Beat Glaus and Clemente
Rigassi
of the
Wissenschaftshistorische
Sammlungen.
We
also thank Gottfried Räber of
the
ETH
Rektoratsarchiv,
and Walter Oetiker and Ernst Schenk of the
Schulratsarchiv,
located
at
the ETH.
Dr. Salvatore Antoci of
Pavia,
Evelyn
Einstein of
Berkeley,
Dr.
Eugen
Widmer
of
Aarau,
Dr. Robert
Wyler
of the
manuscript department
of the
Schweizerische
Landesbibliothek in
Bern,
and Prof. Werner
G.
Zimmermann
of
the
Stadtarchiv
in
Zurich
are
singled
out
for their
help
in
obtaining
material
and needed
information
from
Italian, American,
and
Swiss
sources.
The illustrations for Docs. 24 and
25
were
provided by
the Staatsarchiv
des
Kantons
Aargau.
Those for Doc.
37
were
reproduced
by
Israel
Weiser,
Reprographic Service,
Jewish National and
University Library.
Eliza MaClen-
nen,
Boston
University
Cartographer
designed
the
Map,
and the Index
was
prepared
with the
help
of
Margaret
Studier.
Our
research
was
also aided
by
numerous
additional archives and
ar-
chivists,
libraries and
librarians,
Einstein scholars and other interested
per-
sons
in
Belgium,
the Federal
Republic
of
Germany,
the German Democratic
Republic,
Great
Britain, Israel,
Italy,
Switzerland,
the United
States,
and
Yugoslavia. Although they
are
not
listed here
by
name,
this
in
no
way
dimin-
ishes
our
sincere
appreciation
for their assistance.
We
thank Dr.
Harry
Woolf and the staff of the Institute for Advanced
Study
in Princeton for their
generous
hospitality during
the first
phase
of
this
project.
We
are
grateful
to
Herbert
S.
Bailey, Jr.,
and the staff of Princeton
University Press,
who
provided
excellent
facilities
when
more
space
was
needed.
President
John
R.
Silber and
Vice
President Edwin
A.
Penn of Boston
University
facilitated the transition
to
our
present
home,
and
we
thank
them
and the
University
staff.
During
the
preparatory
stages
of this
project,
Frances
Blasky,
Alice
Cala-
price,
Prof. Peter
Galison,
and Edith
Laznovsky
worked with the Editor
on
the creation of the
duplicate
Einstein Archive and the
preparation
of
a com-
puterized
Control Index. We thank Prof. Frank
Calaprice
for
kindly allowing
us
to
use
the
computer system
of the Princeton
University Cyclotron
Labo-
ratory.
Robert
J.
Stachel
prepared
the initial
computer program,
and Dr.
Richard
Kouzes of the
Cyclotron
Laboratory
was
of
great help
in
making
the
program compatible
with the
Laboratory's
computer system
and in
super-
vising
the
preparation
of
magnetic tapes
and
printouts.
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