Guide to the Paul Harmon Kirkpatrick Autobiography SCM0086

Finding aid prepared by Daniel Hartwig
Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California, 94305
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May 2011

Title: Paul Harmon Kirkpatrick autobiography
Identifier/Call Number: SCM0086
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s) (102 leaves)
Date: 1971
creator: Kirkpatrick, Paul Harmon.
creator: Kirkpatrick, Paul Harmon.

Alternative Formats

Photocopy of original in hands of author.

Biographical/Historical note

Professor of physics at Stanford University since 1931 (emeritus, 1960 - ); best known for his pioneering work in x-ray technology.

Scope and Contents note

General reminiscences about his life, including recollections about his work and colleagues at Stanford. Also includes a bibliography.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Hansen, W. W. (William Webster), 1909-1949
Hansen, William W.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics--Faculty.
Stanford University. Dept. of Physics. -- General subdivision--Faculty.;
Varian, Russell.
Varian, Russell.
Webster, David L.
Webster, David L.
X-ray microscopes--History.

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