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[Pictorial material and objects from the Emilio Segrè papers].
BANC PIC 1978.201--ffALB ffALB box 1; BANC PIC 1978.201--FR; BANC PIC 1978-2017--NNEG misc. box 10 (NNEG 4x5); BANC PIC 1978.201--OBJ OBJ box 1; ...
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Title:

[Pictorial material and objects from the Emilio Segrè papers]

Creator/Contributor:

Segrè, Emilio, creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Chamberlain, June.

Abstract:

Framed painting (FR) is a portrait of Segrè. ffALB box 1 contains plaque (title: Nobel Laureate contemporaries, Portraits of progress) depicting Segrè and Owen Chamberlain. OBJ box 1 contains paper cube models in wooden box with label: 12 models of protons and neutrons indispensible [sic] for the studey [sic] of the thesis "The structures of subatomic particles and of atomic nuclei from the micromechanics of subatomic particles", copyright 1979 Carl Stefani. OBJ box 2 contains a compass set with ownership mark of Giuseppe Isabelli; a box of platinum foil; 2 small gold medals engraved "A Emilio Segrè", one from the University of Padova, the other from Milano; and an empty tobacco tin manufactured by John Cotton Ltd., Edinburgh, Scotland with hand-written annotation: Siege of the P-, Aug. 25-Oct 1, 1955, signed by Segrè, Owen Chamberlain, Clyde Wiegand, Thomas Ypsilantis, Herbert Steiner, Edwin M. McMillan, Jim Foote and Don Keller. Nitrate negative (NNEG), depicting an unidentified man, was removed from the memoir of Silvia Treves Levi Vidale in Segrè's papers.

Date:

1930 (issued)

Subject:

Segrè, Emilio -- Archives
Segrè, Emilio -- Portraits

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Collected by Emilio Segrè.
Painting by June Chamberlain, wife of Dr. Owen Chamberlain.
RESTRICTED FRAMED PAINTING: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
OBJ boxes 1-2: RESTRICTED OBJECTS: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
NITRATE NEGATIVE: CLOSED TO RESEARCH DUE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESTRICTIONS.
Pictorial material and objects from the Emilio Segrè papers, BANC PIC 1978.201, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Emilio and Rosa Segrè, Walter Alvarez, and the Physics Department, University of California, Berkeley; 1971-2002.
Transferred from the Emilio Segrè papers (BANC MSS 78/72 cp).

Type:

graphic
Portraits.
Paintings.

Physical Description:

8 items in 3 boxes, 1 painting and 1 negative

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/restricted-materials-form
BANC PIC 1978.201--ffALB ffALB box 1
BANC PIC 1978.201--FR
BANC PIC 1978-2017--NNEG misc. box 10 (NNEG 4x5)
BANC PIC 1978.201--OBJ OBJ box 1
BANC PIC 1978.201--OBJ OBJ box 2
BANC PIC 1978.201
BANC PIC 1978.201

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED FRAMED PAINTING: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
OBJ boxes 1-2: RESTRICTED OBJECTS: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
NITRATE NEGATIVE: CLOSED TO RESEARCH DUE TO HAZARDOUS MATERIALS RESTRICTIONS.

Related Item:

Emilio Segrè papers : Segrè, Emilio.
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