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Marion Langhorne Howard Brickwedde (1909-1997) with Ferdinand G. Brickwedde (1903-1989) | by Smithsonian Institution
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Marion Langhorne Howard Brickwedde (1909-1997) with Ferdinand G. Brickwedde (1903-1989)

Description: This photograph of Marion Langhorne Howard Brickwedde (1909-1997) with Ferdinand G. Brickwedde (1903-1989) was captioned: "Dr. F. G. Brickwedde and his wife with the apparatus for making heavy water." Marion Brickwedde earned a B.S. in chemistry (1929) and M.S. in physics (1930) from University of Georgia. During her career, she taught physics at George Washington University and Pennsylvania State University, and was on the research staffs of the U.S. National Bureau of Standards and Los Alamos National Laboratory.

 

Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer

 

Medium: Black and white photographic print

 

Persistent URL: photography.si.edu/SearchImage.aspx?id=5803

 

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives

 

Collection: Accession 90-105: Science Service Records, 1920s – 1970s - Science Service, now the Society for Science & the Public, was a news organization founded in 1921 to promote the dissemination of scientific and technical information. Although initially intended as a news service, Science Service produced an extensive array of news features, radio programs, motion pictures, phonograph records, and demonstration kits and it also engaged in various educational, translation, and research activities.

 

Accession number: SIA2008-0031

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Taken on March 18, 2009