Board of Trustees Portraits, University of Chicago

Board of Trustees Portraits, University of Chicago

Board of Trustees Portraits, University of Chicago
Compton, Arthur Holly with Trustees 10
I: Individuals and Groups
University of Chicago trustees and members of the Citizens’ Board of Sponsors watch Nobel Prize winner Arthur Holly Compton release a cosmic ray balloon which will ascend to the stratosphere and record cosmic ray intensity. From left: Charles F. Axelson; Charles H. Swift; Dr. Compton; Cyrus S. Eaton; Max Epstein; C. W. Barnes (Chicago Sunday Evening Club founder and president, and Chicago Community Trust chairman); Harry B. Gear; Arthur B. Hall; and Trevor Arnett. In background: Evon Z. Vogt Jr., student marshal and faculty member Fay-Cooper Cole.
Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962 | Arnett, Trevor, 1870-1955 | Cole, Fay-Cooper, 1881-1961 | Physicists | University of Chicago. Board of Trustees | Scientific apparatus and instruments
Chicago Daily News
Photographic prints; 19.0 x 23.5 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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