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Photographs of Lise Meitner and others, 1932 - 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MTNR 8/4/8

Scope and Contents

Comprising 32 black-and-white photographs and 1 original negative.
Including photographs of Lise Meitner with colleagues in Königsberg, February 1932 (1); a meeting in Münster, including Lise Meitner and Ernest Rutherford, May 1932 (2); Lise Meitner on holiday in the mountains, August 1932 (2); a party, possibly a departmental Christmas party, including Lise Meitner and Otto Hahn, 1932 (1); a dinner of the Deutsche Chemische Gesellschaft in Berlin, including Lise Meitner and Fritz Haber, 1932 (1); a group in the garden of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Chemistry in Berlin-Dahlem, including Lise Meitner, James Franck and Gustav Hertz, 1932 (3); Lise Meitner at meetings and lectures at Edinburgh University, including an honorary degree ceremony, 1932 (8); a group in a laboratory, 1932 (2); Otto Hahn at a fancy dress party in Japanese costume, 1932 (2); a party, possibly a departmental party, including Otto Hahn, February 1933 (1); a poem perhaps by Lise Meitner, February 1933 (1); Lise Meitner and Max von Laue on an outing or holiday in the country, July 1933 (3); Lise Meitner with friends on a boat, July 1933 (3); and the 7th Solvay Physics Conference in Brussels, including Lise Meitner and many other distinguished scientists, October 1933 (3).


  • 1932 - 1933

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


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