Skyhook Being Launched

Made:
1951-02-12
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'Skyhook Being Launched', taken by an unknown photographer for Associated Press, 12 February 1951. 'This picture shows a partially-inflated Skyhook being launched at a cosmic-ray-balloon project under the direction of Dr Urner Liddel, Chief of the Nuclear Physics branch of the US Office of Naval Resaerch. The picture was taken at the University of Minnesota at Minneapolis...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14398
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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