Skip to main content

Unlimited Horizons [sound recording]

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2006-00084

Content Description

Apparently a radio talk on cosmic ray research, January 10, 1941, in 6 parts on 3 discs. Record label reads: NBC Reference Recording. Record labels and sleeves annotated by Robert Millikan. At least one (other?) speaker referred to as Bill, i.e., William Pickering? Annotations read in part: on part 1 sleeve: "Cosmic rays"; on part 2 label: "1st half of this record is Gockel incident"; on part 4 label: "Bill describes balloon technique and radio signals. Also village scene." May refer to cosmic ray expedition to India, 1940.

Provenance

ACQUIRED HOW OR DONOR: Robert A. Millikan

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1941-01-10

Creator

Extent

1 unspecified containers : MEDIUM: Sound disc; FORMAT: 78 rpm record; QUANTITY: 3 discs