Norman Jefferis Holter (1914-1983)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3931]

Creator: United States Department of Defense. $b Joint Army-Navy Task Force One

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1946

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3931

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Summary

Norman Jefferis Holter (1914-1983), senior physicist, U.S. Navy Bureau of Ships Electronics Division, 1946. Holter was in charge of measuring the ocean waves resulting from the atomic bomb tests during Operation Crossroads in the Marshall Islands. This photo was distributed by the Joint Army and Navy Task Force, March 12, 1946.

Subject

  • Holter, Norman J. 1914-1983
  • United States Department of the Navy Bureau of Ships

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3931

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1946
  • 03/12/1946

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  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • Copyright Not Evaluated

Topic

  • Physics
  • Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946
  • Operation Crossroads, 1946

Place

Marshall Islands

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3931]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints

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