H88-0199. Wichers, Edward (1892-1984). Papers, 1949-1967. 0.25 linear ft.
Hope College class of 1913; Honorary Doctor of Science degree recipient at Hope College commencement, 1941. Wichers headed the chemical division at the National Bureau of Standards, 1918-1962 and was assigned to the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos to work on the first atomic bomb, 1944-1945. Papers include biographical information, a bibliography, articles, newspaper clippings, reports on atomic weights, and a speech, "The Search for the Truth."
A recommended citation will become available once a downloadable file has been added to this entry.