Joseph Thomson

J.J. Thomson sits at home in his study in 1899. He is sitting in a chair that had belonged to James Clerk Maxwell, whose theory of electromagnetism is still regarded as one of physics' most remarkable achievements., Credit Line: Robert A. Millikan, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: J.J. Thomson sits at home in his study in 1899. He is sitting in a chair that had belonged to James Clerk Maxwell, whose theory of electromagnetism is still regarded as one of physics' most remarkable achievements.
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Thomson, J. J. (Joseph John), 1856-1940
Credit Line: Robert A. Millikan, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Thomson Joseph John B5