Beadle, George W.

Beadle, George W.

Beadle, George W.
Group 53
I: Individuals and Groups
George W. Beadle (2nd left), co-winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1958) and University of Chicago president (1961-1968). He is pictured at the briefing for the Air Force Inspection tour of Arctic bases (Operation Cool School), with (seated, from left) Louis F. Polk, director of the Bendix Corporation; Charles Odegaard, president of the University of Washington; Major General Cecil E. Combs, Commandant of the Air Force Institute of Technology; Elvis Stahr Jr., president of Indiana University; Fred Benson, dean of Engineering at Texas A&M; Brigadier General Robert H. Curtin, director of Air Force Civil Engineering; Kurt Wendt, dean of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin; and Colonel Vernon Hastings, project officer for Operation Cool School.
Beadle, George Wells, 1903-1989 | Combs, Cecil Edward 1912-1982 | Hastings, Vernon Leroy, 1917-2012 | Polk, Louis F., 1903-1991 | Odegaard, Charles Edwin, 1911-1999 | Stahr, Elvis Jacob, 1916-1998
Photographic prints; 19.4 x 24.2 cm
Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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