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Applied Physics Laboratory VT Fuze poster

 Collection — Box: BW-4, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0974

Content Description

Poster diagram of the VT Fuze developed by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, signed by the researchers who worked on the project. Signatures include Merle Tuve and Vannemar Bush. Signatures are not original to this item; it appears to be a copy of the original, printed on cardboard.


  • Creation: 1945 September


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.


0.167 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated in February 2023 by the estate of Sarah Anne Backus.

Processing Information

Processed in November 2023 by Jenelle Clark.

Genre / Form


Guide to the Applied Physics Laboratory VT Fuze poster
Jenelle Clark
January 2024
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA