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Becquerel Henri A1

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Becquerel Henri A1

Image title: 
Portrait of Becquerel
Credit line: 
Ullstein Bilderdienst, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, W. F. Meggers Collection

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1903 was divided, one half awarded to Antoine Henri Becquerel "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered by his discovery of spontaneous radioactivity".

Original format: 
3 photographic prints (black and white; (2) 9.5 x 7.5 inches, (1) 6.75 x 8.25 inches)
Becquerel, Henri, 1852-1908