Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo
Group 3
I: Individuals and Groups
Physicist Leo Szilard (sitting) worked with the late Enrico Fermi to achieve the initial self-sustained chain reaction of nuclear energy at the University of Chicago, December 2, 1942, which led to the development of the atomic bomb. He is pictured with an unidentified colleague.
Szilard, Leo, 1898-1964 | Physicists | Manhattan Project (U.S.)--History | Atomic bomb--History | Nuclear reactions--History
Town & Country Photographers
Photographic prints; 24.2 x 19.7 cm
University of Chicago. News Office. Photographs
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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