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1937 - long porcelain tube speed the atomic bullets, in the University of Wisconsin's new atom-smashing machine

HIGH-FREQUENCY VOLTAGE APPARATUS

E&MP 44.048

Electricity - High-frequency Voltage

September 11, 1937

Porcelain high voltage tube looking toward observing end of pressure tank.

ATOMIC RIFLE-RANGE

Down this long porcelain tube speed the atomic "bullets," in the University of Wisconsin's new atom-smashing machine.




Original Caption by Science Service



National Museum of American History

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