Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo
Group 11
I: Individuals and Groups
Physicist Leo Szilard (standing) 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 three unidentified individuals.
Szilard, Leo, 1898-1964 | Physicists | Manhattan Project (U.S.)--History | Atomic bomb--History | Nuclear reactions--History
Black-and-white negatives; 7.5 x 10.7 cm
University of Chicago. News Office. Photographs
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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