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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

(1890-1971), Physicist and crystallographer

Sitter in 41 portraits
Australian-born physicist; aged 22, Bragg made pioneering advances in the recently established field of X-ray diffraction through crystals, and with his father (Sir W. H. Bragg) was awarded the Nobel Prize (the youngest-ever recipient) in 1914. He succeeded Ernest Rutherford both as Professor of Physics at Manchester University (in 1919) and as Cavendish Professor of Physics at Cambridge (1938) and in 1947 established there the Medical Research Council laboratory of molecular biology.

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x164689

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, January 1943
NPG x164689

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x164690

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, January 1943
NPG x164690

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170952

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 27 June 1961
NPG x170952

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x170955

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 27 June 1961
NPG x170955

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg, by Godfrey Argent - NPG x164691

Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 9 April 1970
NPG x164691

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 11 June 1937
NPG x157119

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 11 June 1937
NPG x157120

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 11 June 1937
NPG x157121

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 11 June 1937
NPG x157122

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164641

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164642

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164643

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164644

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164645

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164646

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164647

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Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg

by Walter Stoneman
negative, January 1943
NPG x164648

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