Max Otto Kramer (1903-1986)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4948]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1960

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4948

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Summary

Max Otto Kramer (1903-1986), Coleman-Kramer, Los Angles, California, is shown testing Lamiflo, a rubber coating designed to reduce drag on underwater objects. Kramer was at the German Institute of Aeronautics in Berlin, Germany, during World War II and was relocated to the United States c. 1947 as part of Operation Paperclip.

Subject

  • Kramer, Max Otto 1903-1986
  • Coleman-Kramer
  • German Institute of Aeronautics (Berlin, Germany)

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4948

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1960

Restrictions & Rights

  • 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

  • Aeronautics
  • Rubber

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4948]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints