Compton, Arthur Holly

Compton, Arthur Holly

Compton, Arthur Holly
Group 7
I: Individuals and Groups
A ceremony marking the tenth anniversary of the birth of the atomic age was held December 2 at the University of Chicago, scene of the first atomic research. Among those attending, from left: Arthur Holly Compton, Chancellor of Washington University; Crawford Greenewalt, president of E. I. Du Pont de Nemours; Lawrence A. Kimpton, university chancellor, and Enrico Fermi, professor of Physics.
Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962 | Greenewalt, Crawford H., 1902-1993 | Kimpton, Lawrence Alpheus, 1910-1977 | Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954 | Atomic bomb | Manhattan Project (U.S.)
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Photographic prints; 19.3 x 24.1 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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