Atomic Energy

Atomic Energy

Atomic Energy
Tablet, Unveiled 4
III: Events
Walter Zinn, nuclear physicist and member of the Manhattan Project team, at the unveiling of a tablet on the wall of the University of Chicago's Stagg Field. It commemorates the first controlled nuclear fission chain reaction, an event which took place under the athletic venue's west stands, December 2, 1942.
Zinn, Walter Henry, 1906-2000 | Nuclear physicists | Dedications (Ceremonies) | Tablets (Information artifacts) | Nuclear fission--History | Manhattan Project (U.S.)
Town & Country Photographers
Photographic prints; 19.5 x 23.8 cm
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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