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Henry De Wolf Smyth papers, 1898-1988.

Author: Henry De Wolf Smyth
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Consists of selected material by and about Henry De Wolf Smyth, the American physicist and diplomat who figured prominently in the development of atomic energy, the Manhattan Project, and the production of the atomic bomb.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Correspondence
Memorabilia
Photographs
Sources
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry De Wolf Smyth
OCLC Number: 420159924
Description: .20 linear ft. (1 half-size archival box)
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Consists of selected material by and about Henry De Wolf Smyth, the American physicist and diplomat who figured prominently in the development of atomic energy, the Manhattan Project, and the production of the atomic bomb.

Included are two small address books, correspondence with his cousin Edward T. Creighton, a photocopy of Smyth's autobiography (29 pp.), material related to Smyth's memorial service and eulogies from his friends, report cards from Lawrenceville School and Princeton University, a copy of a speech delivered at a symposium at Jadwin Gym (Princeton University), photographs of Smyth at different stages of life, and The "Smyth Report," an offprint of the PRINCETON UNIVERSITY LIBRARY CHRONICLE about Smyth's book by the same title. Also included is a small pin commemorating the "A-Bomb" and the "Manhattan Project."

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