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Title
Collection of metal foils and archives
Collection of metal foils and archives to do with work on
Work Type
Nuclear Physics
Date
1941-1947
Location
England
Material
cardboard; copper (alloy); cotton (fibre); glass; leather; metal (unknown); paper (fibre product); steel (metal); tin (metal)
Description
Collection of metal foils and archives to do with work on gaseous diffusion of uranium isotopes carried out by Lund Humphries for the tube alloys project, 1941-1947. Collection consists of leather attache case containing boxes of photographic glass plates, one binder folder inscribed on the front with XRZ and containing copper foils labelled with delivered to Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Co. Ltd., Trafford Park, Manchester , another binder containing copper foils, and two archive type books with frontispieces entitled 'Secret, Confidential' and 'ICI Metals Ltd, Kynoch Works, Witton, Birmingham' (see Inscription)
ID Number
co5736
Source
Image and original data from Science Museum Group - https://collection.sciencemuseum.org.uk
Rights
The source metadata displayed in the Description field is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. All other source metadata is released under Creative Commons Zero - https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/. The image is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/.
File Properties
File Name
large_1994_1076__0004_.jpg
SSID
26313610

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