(left to right): Laveta Audrey Johnson, Ursula Vivian Victor, Anne Wagman, Caroline Littlejohn, Roger Hugh Nelson, Richard C. Hitchcock, John David Kaufman

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3244]

Creator: Davis, Fremont 1915-1977

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1949

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3244

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Summary

Group portrait of participants in the 8th Science Talent Institute, March 1949, showing (left to right): Laveta Audrey Johnson, age 17, Oak Park, Illinois; Ursula Vivian Victor, age 16, Forest Hills, New York; Anne Wagman, age 16, Forest Hills, New York; Caroline Littlejohn, age 16, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Roger Hugh Nelson, age 17, Mt. Pleasant, Utah; Dr. Richard C. Hitchcock; and John David Kaufman, Grinnell, Iowa. Hitchcock worked for Westinghouse Electric Corporation, where his research focused on quartz crystals and stroboscopy; he was demonstrating a new strain gauge.

Subject

  • Hitchcock, Richard C
  • Westinghouse Science Talent Search
  • Westinghouse Electric Corporation

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3244

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1949
  • March 1949

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  • Copyright Not Evaluated

Topic

  • Electrical engineering
  • Science fairs

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3244]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints

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