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By Francis H. Harlow

Francis H. Harlow (b. 1928) is very considered as a number one authority on Pueblo Indian pottery, a box of analysis he pursued on his personal after relocating to New Mexico to paintings at Los Alamos nationwide Laboratories as a physicist. during this memoir, Harlow describes his lifestyles growing to be up in Washington country, carrier within the US military in the course of international struggle II, university years, and his fifty-year occupation as a physicist at Los Alamos nationwide Laboratory in New Mexico. It was once his movement to the Southwest that supplied the impetus for his lifelong “hobby”—the examine of Pueblo historical past and pottery. His contributions to the sector of fluid dynamics were no much less amazing. Harlow’s clinical and scholarly targets have been augmented via his inventive expertise as a painter, a ability he utilized to his paintings in pottery and science.

Francis H. Harlow is without doubt one of the major professionals on Pueblo Indian pottery and a retired physicist from Los Alamos Laboratories.

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