Libby, Willard F.

Libby, Willard F.

Libby, Willard F.
Group 3
I: Individuals and Groups
Willard F. Libby, professor of Chemistry at the University of Chicago, receives the 1951 Research Corporation Award for his radiocarbon dating process at a dinner held in the Waldorf Astoria Hotel. From left: Joseph W. Barker (left) Corporation president and board chairman; Karl T. Compton, physicist and president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT); Samuel K. Allison, director of the Institute for Nuclear Studies (Enrico Fermi Institute) at the University of Chicago; and Mr. Libby.
Libby, Willard Frank, 1908-1980 | Allison, Samuel King, 1900-1965 | Compton, Karl Taylor, 1887-1954 | Barker, Joseph W. | Radiocarbon dating | Awards
Photographic prints; 19.5 x 24.0 cm
New York City, New York
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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