(left to right): Gregory Breit (1899-1951), Enrico Fermi (1901-1954), and George Gamow (1904-1968)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2007-0373]

Creator: Davis, Fremont 1915-1977

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: January 1939

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

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Summary

Gregory Breit (1899-1951) was at University of Wisconsin, Enrico Fermi (1901-1954) was then at Columbia University), and George Gamow (1904-1968) was at George Washington University; the physicists were attending the Fifth Washington Conference on Theoretical Physics, George Washington University, January 1939.

Creator

Davis, Fremont 1915-1977

Subject

  • Fermi, Enrico 1901-1954
  • Breit, Gregory 1899-1981
  • Gamow, George 1904-1968
  • University of Wisconsin
  • George Washington University
  • Columbia University
  • Washington Conference on Theoretical Physics

Cite as

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

Repository Loc.

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

Date

January 1939

Restrictions & Rights

All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)

Topic

  • Physics
  • Nuclear physics

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2007-0373]