Papers of Karl G. Jansky > Photographs Series

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Jansky Family
Description: Alice Jansky, Anne Moreau Jansky, Chrissie

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky at Sea Bright, NJ in 1929.
Start Date: 1929

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky receiving Army/Navy citation, 1946 or 1947.
Start Date: 1946-1947

Jansky Family
Description: Alice and Karl Jansky at Oak Moorings in Shady Side, Maryland, late 1940s.
Start Date: circa 1948

Jansky Family
Description: Karl and David Jansky at Oak Moorings in Shady Side, Maryland, late 1940s.
Start Date: circa 1948

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky at Oak Moorings in Shady Side, Maryland, late 1940s.
Start Date: circa 1948

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky with family car, 1944.
Start Date: 1944

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky in 1943 or 1944.
Start Date: 1943-1944

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky and dog, ca. 1943.
Start Date: circa 1943

Jansky Family
Description: Karl and David Jansky cleaning up results of 1944 hurricane.
Start Date: 1944

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky building outdoor furniture, 1943 or 1944.
Start Date: 1943-1944

Jansky Family
Description: Camp Ocanicken, 1942. Karl and David Jansky.
Start Date: 1942

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky, 1942.
Start Date: 1942

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky and son David.

Jansky Family
Description: New Jersey snow scene, ca. 1947.
Start Date: circa 1947

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1947 or 1948. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1947-1948

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, date unknown. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1941. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1941

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1940. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1940

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1938. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1938

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1936.
Start Date: 1936

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1934. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1934

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1933. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1933

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1932. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1932

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1930. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1930

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1929. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1929

Jansky Family
Description: Caesar, the family cat. Photographed by Karl G. Jansky.

Jansky Family
Description: 1938 family photo. Alice, Mrs. O.W. Smith, David, Anne Moreau, Karl.
Start Date: 1938

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Master’s degree, June 1936.
Start Date: 1936-06-16

Jansky Family
Description: Family picture taken in summer of 1936.
Start Date: 1936

Jansky Family
Description: Karl G. Jansky and son, David Jansky in May 1936.
Start Date: 1936-05

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Noontime activity, Bell Labs

Jansky Family
Description: Christmas 1933 family gathering in Chevy Chase, MD. Back row: Karl, Nelson, Marguerite, Curtis, Muriel. Front row: Anne Moreau, Alice, "Little" Marguerite.
Start Date: 1933-12

Jansky Family
Description: Karl G. Jansky with daughter, Anne Moreau Jansky in Chevy Chase, MD in May 1932.
Start Date: 1932-05

Jansky Family
Description: Karl G. Jansky wearing formal attire at brother Nelson Jansky's wedding in 1931 in Malden, MA.
Start Date: 1931

Jansky Family
Description: Possibly the first home of Karl and Alice Jansky in Red Bank, NJ.
Start Date: 1983

Jansky Family
Description: Karl G. Jansky and Alice Jansky at Mt. Vernon, VA in September 1929.
Start Date: 1929-09

Jansky Family
Description: Wedding of Karl G. Jansky and Alice Knapp at 2117 Jefferson Street, Madison, WI on 3 August 1929.
Start Date: 1929-08-03

Jansky Family
Description: Alice Knapp and Karl Jansky with the family car.

Jansky Family
Description: Alice Knapp and Karl Jansky in front of 2117 Jefferson Street, Madison, WI on 28 December 1928.
Start Date: 1928-12-28

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky and Alice Knapp, December 1928
Start Date: 1928-12

Karl G. Jansky
Description: On steps of his home in 1928.
Start Date: 1928

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Art Crawford, Merlin Sharpless, Karl Feldman, Karl Jansky

Jansky Family
Description: House at 22 Bergan Street, Red Bank, NJ where Karl Jansky lived in 1928 and 1929.
Start Date: 1983

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky, early 1930s
Start Date: circa 1932

Bell Labs Radio Research Staff, June 1933
Description: Karl G. Jansky (1905-1950) discovered radio waves emanating from the Milky Way while he was investigating trans-Atlantic radiotelephone interference for Bell Laboratories between 1928-1933. In this photo from the early 1930s, members of the Bell…
Start Date: 1933-06-06

Jansky Family
Description: 23rd birthday, October 22, 1928.
Start Date: 1928-10-22

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky at Devil’s Lake, June 1928
Start Date: 1928-06

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Graduation, University of Wisconsin, 1927.
Start Date: 1927-06

Jansky Family
Description: Hockey star Karl Jansky.
Start Date: 1926-1927

Karl G. Jansky
Description: University of Wisconsin hockey team; Karl Jansky 5th from upper right.

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family home, 2117 Jefferson Street, Madison, WI.
Start Date: circa 1967

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky at about age 15.
Start Date: circa 1921

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky at age 1 year.
Start Date: circa 1906

Bell Labs
Description: Laboratory building in late 1940s.
Start Date: circa 1948

Bell Labs
Description: Holmdel Labs about 1950.
Start Date: circa 1950

Bell Labs
Description: Two receivers used by Jansky.

Karl G. Jansky, 1933
Description: Taken from a 1933 issue of Popular Radio magazine [note on envelope says “#8 Use neg #21186].
Start Date: 1933

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Taken from a 1933 issue of Popular Radio magazine.

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Taken from a 1933 issue of Popular Radio magazine.

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Taken from a 1933 issue of Popular Radio magazine.

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Picture used in December 1953 Bell Telephone Labs ad.

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Close up of Karl Jansky with his antenna

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky with his antenna.

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Last known photo of Karl Jansky.

Bell Labs
Description: Bell Labs photo – historic marker for site of Jansky’s discovery of radio waves, held by two unidentified men. David Jansky thinks they are probably Bell Labs employees. Horn antenna used by Penzias and Wilson in the background.
Start Date: 1973-10

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky and Alice (Knapp) Jansky, wedding party, 3 August 1929
Start Date: 1929-08-03

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky and Alice (Knapp) Jansky, wedding, 3 August 1929
Start Date: 1929-08-03

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1937. Photograph by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1937

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1932
Start Date: 1932

Jansky Family
Description: Jansky family Christmas card, 1935. Photo by Karl G. Jansky.
Start Date: 1935

Karl G. Jansky
Description: David Jansky believes this is a college yearbook photo, thus 1927.
Start Date: circa 1927

Jansky Family
Description: Christmas 1933, 6510 Maple Ave. Note on back of photo says, “Nelson & Muriel; Karl Alice and Anne Moreau; MSJ, Curtis, Marguerite." NB: This photo appears as Fig. 33 in the Jansky family photos in Serendipitous Discoveries in Radio Astronomy,…
Start Date: 1933

Jansky Family
Description: Anne Moreau Jansky, Alice Jansky, David Jansky

Jansky Family
Description: Karl G. Jansky wearing formal attire at brother Nelson Jansky’s wedding in 1931. Karl on left.
Start Date: 1931

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky in tree, late 1920s in Wisconsin
Start Date: circa 1928

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky, Forest Lake, ca. 1928
Start Date: circa 1928

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky, Forest Lake, ca. 1928
Start Date: circa 1928

Jansky Family
Description: Sailing in Back Bay, MD (off Chesapeake Bay): Marguerite Jansky (Moreau Jansky’s daughter, Karl Jansky’s niece) and Karl G. Jansky, ca. 1948
Start Date: circa 1948

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky, early 1930s
Start Date: circa 1930

Jansky Family
Description: Karl G. Jansky and daughter Anne Moreau Jansky, ca. 1935
Start Date: circa 1935

Bell Labs
Description: Bell Labs, Cliffwood, NJ, 1928-29. Standing, left to right: C.R. Englund, Lewis R. Lowry, A.C. Beck, W. (Warren) Mutch, Karl B. Feldman, H. (Harald) T. Friis. Sitting, left to right: M. Collins, S.E. Reed, A. (Art) B. Crawford, E. Bruce. …
Start Date: 1928-1929

Bell Labs
Description: Bell Labs, Cliffwood NJ, about 1928 or 1929
Start Date: 1928-1929

Bell Labs
Description: Left to right: H.T. Friis, A.G. Jensen, A. Sulzman, unknown, C.R. Englund, Hageman, E. Bruce, Bauman. Cliffwood NJ, about 1926 or 1927.
Start Date: 1926-1927

Bell Labs
Description: Bell Labs, Cliffwood NJ, about 1925 or 1926
Start Date: 1925-1926

Jansky Family
Description: Alice Jansky, Karl Jansky, Marguerite (Sis) Jansky Froscher, C.T. Froscher. Photo taken at the lookout point overlooking Sandy Hook Bay, Highlands NJ, mid 1940s
Start Date: circa 1945

Jansky Family
Description: Anne Moreau Jansky, Joan Feldman (next-door neighbor)

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky, Clarence Teague Froscher (called C.T.)

Jansky Family
Description: Karl Jansky’s wife, Alice Larue Jansky, mid 1940s
Start Date: circa 1945

Jansky Family
Description: Marguerite Jansky (called Sis), Curtis’ sister, with Anne Moreau Jansky, ca. 1947
Start Date: circa 1947

Jansky Family
Description: Chrissie. Jansky family pet.

Karl G. Jansky
Description: Karl Jansky and Chrissie “the second dog”

Jansky Family
Description: 57 Silverton Ave, front door at Christmas. Little Silver, NJ.

Jansky Family
Description: Dan and Sybilla Weigand. They were neighbors across the street from the Janskys. The Jansky house is in the background in this photo. Dan Weigand was an attorney. David describes the Weigands as a “second set of parents” to him.

Jansky Family
Description: Ralph Scaccia and Jimmy Harvey, neighbors of Jansky family

Jansky Family
Description: The Jansky home, 57 Silverton Ave, Little Silver NJ. Mid-1940s, probably ~1947. The house behind belonged to Russell Olds, and the one to the right belonged to the Feldmans; both men worked at Bell Labs.
Start Date: circa 1947

Karl and David Jansky, 1944
Description: Karl Jansky and his son, David. David is ca. 9 years old in this photograph. It is believed to have been taken by Karl's wife, and may be the only color photo of Karl and David Jansky.
Start Date: 1944

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