Records of the Underwater Sound Laboratory, 1941-1949.


Records of the Underwater Sound Laboratory, 1941-1949.

Topics of the records include research into underwater acoustics and sonar and the administration of the laboratory. The records consist of administrative records of Director and Associate Director; correspondence with various companies concerning placement of laboratory personnel after project completion; photographs of experiments and apparatus, blueprints; staff memoranda; personnel records; and numerous project reports.

53 boxes and 3 folders


SNAC Resource ID: 8181792

Harvard University Archives.

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