Sir John Cockcroft (1897-1967)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0275]

Creator: Cockcroft, John Sir 1897-1967

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1959

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

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Summary

British physicist Sir John Cockcroft (1897-1967) was known for his work on atomic energy, and received the Nobel prize in physics in 1951. This photograph was supplied in connection with publicity to a speech at Cooper Union in 1957.

Subject

  • Cockcroft, John Sir 1897-1967
  • Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

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

1959

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

  • Nobel Prizes
  • Nuclear physics

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0275]