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Collection Rocky Mountain Laboratory Photographs
Title Rocky Mountain Laboratory photography department
Caption Rocky Mountain Laboratory
Description The Rocky Mountain Laboratory’s photography department. The images show a camera with a special lens attached and positioned pointing down to a thin piece of material on which a laboratory technician is positioning a specimen for photographing. To the right of the camera is a gooseneck lamp and battery which is hooked up to two control panels. One image shows a counter with a microscope in the middle and a camera fixed on a pole pointing down at the microscope. This area is surrounded by three lamps, a battery, and a control panel. Other images show the long views of the counter on which a couple of cameras are set up along with a microscope, battery and a control panels. There are also several film reels on the counter. A reel-to-reel projector is shown set up at the end of the counter. A technician is shown examining the image of a microscope specimen and another shows the technician winding film onto a large film reel.

Credit line Courtesy of the Office of History, National Institutes of Health
Accession number 1442-Ph
Number of images 4
Catalog Number 1442
Photographer Unknown
Place Hamilton, MT
Source Rocky Mountain Laboratory
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1950
Organizations Rocky Mountain Laboratory
Other number 1442