William Meggers shown placing the photographic plates in the holder

Dr. W.F. Meggers of the U.S. Bureau of Standards and the newly installed apparatus which he is using in a study of the spectra of light. The studies are all recorded on photographic plates accurately focused upon a screen which separates the ray of light into the various colors. In this photograph Dr. Meggers is shown placing the photographic plates in the holder., Credit Line: Photo by Underwood and Underwood, Washington, D.C Photo Service, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, W.F. Meggers Collection
Abstract/Description: Dr. W.F. Meggers of the U.S. Bureau of Standards and the newly installed apparatus which he is using in a study of the spectra of light. The studies are all recorded on photographic plates accurately focused upon a screen which separates the ray of light into the various colors. In this photograph Dr. Meggers is shown placing the photographic plates in the holder.
Subject(s): Full-face
Laboratories
Equipment and supplies
Cameras
Optics
Washington (D.C.)
Meggers, William F. (William Frederick), 1888-1966
Date Created: June 15, 1927
Credit Line: Photo by Underwood and Underwood, Washington, D.C Photo Service, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, W.F. Meggers Collection
Catalog ID: Meggers William F28