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Shockley, William
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Stanford University Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives
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Stanford University, Manuscripts Division
California Revealed from Stanford University, Manuscripts Division and University Archives
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William Shockley was co-recipient of the 1956 Nobel Prize in physics for invention of the transistor. His attempts to commercialize a new transistor design in the 1950s and 1960s led to California's "Silicon Valley" becoming a hotbed of electronics innovation.
moving image
1 inch videotape
2 Tapes of 2
cst_000029_t1; cst_000029_t2
Shockley, William, 1910-1989
Stanford University, Manuscripts Division and University Archives
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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