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Bohr Niels B39

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Bohr Niels B39

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Niels Bohr Skiing
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Photograph by John P. Miller, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Segre Collection

Niels Bohr skis on 'Sawyer's Hill,' which was the original ski hill at Los Alamos, January 1945. He is using his ski poles to climb up the hill because the 'lift' was broken.

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2 photographic prints (black and white; 4.5 x 7 inches, 4.5 x 5.5 inches)
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962