Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo
Group 7
I: Individuals and Groups
Physicist Leo Szilard (left) 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 Norman Hilberry (right), director Argonne National Laboratory (1957-1961) at the university's Stagg Field.
Szilard, Leo, 1898-1964 | Hilberry, Norman, 1899-1986 | Physicists | Manhattan Project (U.S.)--History | Argonne National Laboratory | Atomic bomb--History
Argonne National Laboratory
Photographic prints; 27.2 x 20.1 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
University of Chicago. News Office. Photographs
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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