Kent Chemical Laboratory

Kent Chemical Laboratory

Kent Chemical Laboratory
Dedication Tablet 1
II: Buildings and Grounds
Kent Chemical Laboratory was the first building completed on the University of Chicago campus that was dedicated to the teaching of science. The tablet installed in the building hallway carries a quote from the donor Sidney A. Kent. It reads, "This building is dedicated to a fundamental science in the hope that it will be a foundation stone laid broad and deep for the temple of knowledge in which as we live we have life."
Tablets (Information artifacts) | Donors | Tablets (Information artifacts) | Science--Study and teaching
Photographic prints; 23.5 x 19.0 cm
1020-1024 E. 58th Street | University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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