The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Distances traveled in one second : manmade

Diagram showing the distances traveled in one second of a pitched baseball (122 feet per second), an army rifle (2,700 f/s), the fastest sporting rifle (3,900 f/s), and a German long range gun (5,260 f/s).


14.5 x 25 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (December 16, 1934), p. 8

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