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Karl Guthe Jansky & Milky Way radio waves...
Item # 651649
May 5, 1933
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1933
* Karl Guthe Jansky
* Physicist & radio engineer
* Father of radio astronomy
* Milky Way radio waves
The top of the front page has a one column heading: "NEW RADIO WAVES TRACED TO CENTRE OF THE MILKY WAY" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the discovery of radio waves emanating from the Milky Way by Karl Guthe Jansky.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.
wikipedia notes: His discovery was widely publicized, appearing in the New York Times of May 5, 1933.
Category: The 20th Century