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1937 - installing part of the nervous system of a huge electric motor

SURGEONS IN ELECTRICITY

CD 2055088 E&MP10.006

Dynamos

1937

These workmen, in a scene suggestive of some weird operating room, are installing part of the ”nervous system” of a huge electric motor.

These are the windings of the stator, or stationary part, of the motor 



Original Caption by Science Service
©Westinghouse



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