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    Group of Items Signed by Scientists of The Manhattan Project. World War Two brought with it a need for better and more efficient technology. When the United States government heard that Hitler's Third Reich was developing a nuclear weapon, they began The Manhattan project. Bringing in some of the greatest scientific minds, the project was responsible for several important scientific breakthroughs. Collected is a group of items signed by or received from some of the brilliant scientists involved in America's nuclear research projects.
    1. Lewis Strauss typed letter signed and letter from secretary on Lewis' stationery. 2. Lewis Alvarez signed photo. 3. Lewis Alvarez signed top secret message photocopy. 4. Lewis Alvarez signed Japanese ten dollar note. 5. Edward Teller pair of signed photos. 6. Glenn Seaborg signed photo. 7. Clyde Wiegand typed letter signed. 8. Harold C. Urey two copies of essay "The Moon and Its Origin." 9. Harold C. Urey typed letter signed. 10. Harold C. Urey signed copy of "Manhattan Project" by Stephane Groueff. 11. Leo Szilard pair of typed letters signed.


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    October, 2008
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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