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Joseph Weber watching model test of lunar gravimeter, December 1971

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Summary:Photograph of physicist Joseph Weber watching the lunar gravimeter test at the University of Maryland, College Park, in December 1971. The lunar surface gravimeter was used later during the Apollo 17 mission.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1971-1980
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects: Weber, J. (Joseph), 1919-2000
Physicists
Laboratories
Astronomy
Experiments
Scientific equipment
ArchivesUM location:Campus Photo Services
  • box Contact Sheets 9
  • folder December 1971 (1 of 2)
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
Science, Technology
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Copyright holder:University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
Collection:University AlbUM
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