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Van Atta Lester F9

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Van Atta Lester F9

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Image title: 
Van de Graaff high-voltage generator
Credit line: 
AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

L-R: Dr. E. W. Samson, Lester Van Atta and one unidentified person in the foreground observe the giant Van de Graaff high-voltage generator in its airship-dock laboratory at Round Hill, Massachusetts.. Mr. Doyle Northrup and Mr. Tedesco (the machinist) are in the background

Photo date: 
circa 1938
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 5 x 7 inches)
Van Atta, Lester C. (Lester Clare), 1905-