Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Testing at Camp Lee, Virginia

ID: 2003-19581

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Form/Genre: Photographic print

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Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7005 Box 187 Folder 5

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Summary

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory conducted tests on the effects of the sun on fabrics during World War II at Camp Lee, Virginia.

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Subject

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7005 Box 187 Folder 5

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

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Topic

  • Textiles
  • Observatories
  • Tests
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Camp Lee, Virginia
  • Textile fabrics

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Object

ID Number

2003-19581

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print

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