Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

First cyclotron at I.U.

image number:

P0032291

description:

The first cyclotron at Indiana University was used during World War II to conduct experiments as part of The Manhattan Project.

This image appears on page 3 of the April 17, 1940 edition of The Indiana Daily Student.

date taken:

1940 February 15

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 98

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

1704

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Laslett, L. Jackson

personal name:

Kurie, Franz N. D.

personal name:

Langer, Lawrence M.

personal name:

Mitchell, Allan Charles Gray

location of individuals:

(Left to Right) Assistant Professor L. Jackson Laslett, Assistant Professor Franz N. D. Kurie, Assistant Professor Lawrence M. Langer and Professor Allan C. G. Mitchell.

building name:

Swain Hall West, Joseph (1940)

building name:

Swain Hall (1940)

corporate name:

Physics, Department of

topic:

Cyclotrons

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Cyclotron (1941)

series:

Groups

subseries:

Physics