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Lamm Heinrich H3

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Lamm Heinrich H3

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Jeff Hecht
Image title: 
Lamm experiment filament through fiber bundle
Credit line: 
Michael Lamm, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Hecht Collection

Heinrich Lamm assembled a bundle of glass fibers and showed it could carry the V-shaped image of a light-bulb filament around the bend. This image (a photographic negative) is the filament viewed through the fiber bundle.

Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 5 x 7 inches)
Lamm, Heinrich 1908-1974