Compton, Arthur Holly

Compton, Arthur Holly

Compton, Arthur Holly
Group 3
I: Individuals and Groups
Farrington Daniels (left), director of the Metallurgical Laboratory presents a certificate to Arthur Holly Compton (right), professor of Physics at the University of Chicago, which reads: This certificate is presented to Arthur H. Compton, Director of the Metallurgical Project by the scientists of the Metallurgical Laboratory in appreciation of his broad vision, his courageous and inspiring leadership, and his unfailing sympathetic support in the research and development required for the production of Plutonium which contributed to the successful termination of the Second World War. 10 October 1946, Chicago, Illinois. Signatures of scientists.
Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962 | Daniels, Farrington, 1889-1972 | Plutonium--Research | Physicists | United States. Office of Scientific Research and Development. Metallurgical Laboratory | Manhattan Project (U.S.)
Argonne National Laboratory
Photographic prints; 20.5 x 26.5 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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