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Title
Dr. Roland R. Tileston prepares to lecture, Claremont, 1925
Date Created and/or Issued
December 1925
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Dr. Roland Tileston, head of the department of physics, Pomona College, and the laboratory apparatus used in the lecture. In front of him are "models" of atoms of oxygen, nitrogen and carbon. Behind him on the table are Crookes tubes in which electrons are made to do acrobatic stunts. Above on the wire are Geissler tubes in which electrons announce themselves in colors. In the right-hand corner are models of crystals.
Similar photograph appears with the article, "Science Makes Atoms Cavort," Los Angeles Times, 09 Dec 1925: A8.
Dr. Tileston adjusts a cubic structure on a stool.
Text from negative sleeve: TILESTON, ROLAND DR. POMONA COL. [stamped:] 1925
Handwritten on negative: Dr Roland R Tileston
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3784
ark:/21198/zz002cpfvt
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Physicists--American--California--Claremont
Laboratories--California--Claremont
Molecular models
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.)
Tileston, Roland Ray, (Dr.), 1886-1951
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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