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Michelson Albert B11

Image title: 
Albert Michelson standing at the observing end of the preliminary setup at the Ross Field Military Reservation
Credit line: 
Copyright Acme Newspictures
Description: 

Albert Michelson standing at the observing end of the preliminary setup at the Ross Field Military Reservation in Arcadia, California, for the measurement of the velocity of light in a partial vacuum conducted later at the Irvine Ranch near Santa Ana, California.

Photo date: 
circa 1929
Original format: 
3 photographic prints (black and white; 10 x 8 inches, 5 x 4 inches and 3 x 2 inches)
Person(s): 
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931