Accelerator Building

Accelerator Building

Accelerator Building
Ernest C. Colwell Pouring Foundation 3
II: Buildings and Grounds
President Ernest Cadman Colwell of the University of Chicago pours the first concrete in the Ion Accelerator Building for the foundation for the 170-inch Cyclotron to be used in atomic and cancer research. The Ion Accelerator Building is the first unit in the university's 12,000,000-dollar program for nuclear research.
Colwell, Ernest Cadman, 1901-1974 | College presidents | Particle accelerators | Construction equipment
Quinn, James B.; Town & Country Photographers
Photographic prints; 24.0 x 19.5 cm
5604-5620 S. Ellis Avenue | University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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