HIGH RESOLUTION EXHIBIT PICTURES
a selection of the images exhibited at the International Center of Photography and the National Museum of American History
From the late 1920's, Science Service news syndicate sent out thousands of photographs showing the activities of scientists. This virtual exhibit highlights some of these photographs.
SYMMETRY OF POWER
CD 1966078 E&MP33.006
Jan. 31, 1942
End-view of 15 capacitors and gaps (storehouses of electric power) in the new surge generator with which the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company puts lightning to work testing all of its completely self-protected distribution transformers.