(left to right): William Lawrence Bragg (1890-1971) and William Henry Bragg (1862-1942)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2007-0340]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

Australian-born physicist William Lawrence Bragg (1890-1971) shared the Nobel Prize in 1915 with his father Sir William Henry Bragg. William Lawrence Bragg was professor of physics at Cambridge, 1938-1954, and director of the Cavendish Laboratory. William Henry Bragg was knighted in 1920 and became Director of the Royal Institution in 1923.

Subject

  • Bragg, William Lawrence Sir 1890-1971
  • Bragg, William Henry Sir 1862-1942
  • Cavendish Laboratory (Cambridge, England)
  • University of Cambridge
  • Royal Institution of Great Britain

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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

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Topic

  • Physics
  • Nobel Prizes

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2007-0340]