University of Waterloo, Wind Tunnel [Published]
Photo caption that accompanied both photos: WIND TUNNEL PROJECT - Ernest Simpson (left) [62-1424_001] of the Custom Boat Company, RR 4, Kitchener, is building a 40-foot wind tunnel at the University of Waterloo. When completed, the tunnel will be used to test models of a hovercraft on which the university staff is doing research work. Prof. William Fallis (right) [62-1424_004] studies plans of the hovercraft, of which he hopes to build a flight model."
Image of Ernest Simpson working on the construction of a 40-foot wind tunnel.
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
62-1424_001 and a cropped version of 62-1424_004 appeared in the September 2[8?] edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "U of W Seeks Data on Craft Which Can Skim Air and Water."
Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection
1 photograph : b&w negative ; 6 x 6 cm
University of WaterlooWind tunnels
Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality)
University of Waterloo Library. Special Collections & Archives. Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection. University of Waterloo, Wind Tunnel [Published]. 62-1424_001.