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Square pentolite

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: negative
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Date made: 1952
Materials: diacetate
Measurements: 4" x 5"

"1 usec shutter; m.o. shull ; shows end effect" on env.


Related People

thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor