AIP History Center Newsletter
Volume XL , No. 1, Spring 2008
 

Santa, at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Santa encounters tight security during a wartime visit to Oak Ridge. Many more images recently donated by the Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy appear on page 13 and through out this newsletter. Credit: Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.

Robert Oppenheimer
Robert J. Oppenheimer at the Guest Lodge, Oak Ridge circa 1946. Credit: Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.

Los Alamos
Los Alamos National Laboratory; "Jumbo", a 200 ton container, was originally intended to be a part of the Trinity test, but was eliminated in final planning. Credit: Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.

Atomic Energy Commission
First Atomic Energy Commission. L-R: Bacher, Robert Fox; Pike, S. T.; Waymack, William W.; Strauss, Lewis Lichtenstein; Lilienthal, David Eli, (Chairman). Credit: Digital Photo Archives, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.

at the Leiden Observatory
Front row: Arthur Eddington and Hendrik Lorentz; back row: Albert Einstein, Paul Ehrenfest and Willem de Sitter at the Leiden Observatory, circa September 1923. Photo courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.

James Harris and Albert Ghiorso
Nuclear Chemist James Harris (left), and Albert Ghiorso, leader of the research team that discovered elements 105 and 104. Credit: Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives.

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