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Image title: 
Anderson Adjusts Equipment
Credit line: 
Photograph from R. A. Millikan, courtesy AIP Emilo Segre Visual Archives, Brittle Books Collection

'The giant magnet with which cosmic-ray particles were deflected and their energies measured by Professor [Robert] Millikan and his coworkers. Carl Anderson is adjusting the apparatus.' From the book: 'Atoms, Men and Stars : A Survey of the Latest Developments of Physical Science and Their Relation to Life' by Rogers D. Rusk…, New York; London : A.A. Knopf, 1937.

Photo date: 
Circa 1931
Original format: 
2 photographic prints (black and white; 8 x 6 inches)
Anderson, Carl D. (Carl David), 1905-1991
Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953