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Fermi Enrico B53

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Fermi Enrico B53

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Roy Glauber
Image title: 
Fermi In French Alps
Credit line: 
Photograph by Roy Glauber, AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection, gift of Roy Glauber

Informal portrait of Enrico Fermi waiting for a benne cable car to descend from the Ecole Polytechnique Cosmic Ray Laboratory near the peak of Aiguille du Midi in the French Alps.

Photo date: 
July 14, 1954
Original format: 
2 digital images/tiff (color; 4.71 MB and 4.05 MB)
Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954
Glauber, Roy J., 1925-