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"Doghouse" for the 8" and 12" Schmidt camera telescopes
"Doghouse" for the 8" and 12" Schmidt camera telescopes
Palomar. Watterson Collection., May 1940
"Fat" Lewis
"Fat" Lewis
Gnome Collection., Gift of Ed Jones., No Date
"How to make a 2-Million Volt surge"
"How to make a 2-Million Volt surge"
Wouk performs incantation in front of the Million Volt transformer, Original photo is in Victor Wouk's log book 25 May 1939- 2 June 1941, April 1940
"Juice" lab
"Juice" lab
Throop--Laboratories and Classrooms., No Date
"Juice" lab
"Juice" lab
Throop--Laboratories and Classrooms., No Date
"Juice" lab
"Juice" lab
Throop--Laboratories and Classrooms., No Date
"Scientific Researches!--New Discoveries in PNEUMATICKS!"
"Scientific Researches!--New Discoveries in PNEUMATICKS!"
Print of a famous comic color etching done by James Gillray (1757-1815), entitled "Scientific Researches!--New Discoveries in PNEUMATICKS!--or--an Experimental Lecture on the Powers of Air," published May 23, 1802 by H. Humphrey, St. James's Street. Gillray is caricaturing the experiments with laughing gas done at the Royal Institution. The lecturer may be Thomas Garnett or Thomas Young. Humphrey Davy is caricatured as the assistant operating the hydraulic bellows filled with laughing gas. The founder of the Institution, Benjamin Thompson (Count Rumford) is seen standing in the doorway., No Date
"Snapping the Faculty" at the Faculty-Senior baseball game
"Snapping the Faculty" at the Faculty-Senior baseball game
Gnome Collection., Gift of Olin Armstrong., May 1915
"Strength of Materials" lab
"Strength of Materials" lab
Throop--Laboratories and Classrooms., No Date
"World Authorities" at Seismo Lab
"World Authorities" at Seismo Lab
L-R: front: Archie King, L. H. Adams, Hugo Benioff, Beno Gutenberg, Harold Jeffries, Charles Richter, Arthur Day, Harry Wood, Ralph Arnold, John P. Buwalda; top: Alden Waite, Perry Byerly, Harry Reid, John Anderson, Fr. J. P. Macelwane. Geology/Geophysics., 1929

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