Portrait of Lee De Forest (1873-1961), Electrical Engineer by Smithsonian Institution

Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer

Medium: Black and white photographic print

Dimensions: 24.1 cm x 19 cm

Date: Prior to 1961

Collection: Scientific Identity: Portraits from the Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology – As a supplement to the Dibner Library for the History of Science and Technology’s collection of written works by scientists, engineers, natural philosophers, and inventors, the library also has a collection of thousands of portraits of these individuals. The portraits come in a variety of formats: drawings, woodcuts, engravings, paintings, and photographs, all collected by donor Bern Dibner. Presented here are a few photos from the collection, from the late 19th and early 20th century.

Persistent URL: http://ift.tt/1GUjkCJ…

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Libraries

Accession number: SIL14-D2-14

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