Abbott Memorial Hall

Abbott Memorial Hall

Abbott Memorial Hall
Dedication Luncheon 1
II: Buildings and Grounds
The Physiology Building of the University of Chicago was dedicated as Abbott Memorial Hall 29 October 1940 in honor of Clara A. Abbott and her husband Wallace C. Abbott, the founder of Abbott Laboratories. Pictured at the dedication ceremony luncheon, from left: Alfred W. Bays, lawyer, and trustee under the will of Mrs. Abbott; Ella B. Burdick, widow of Abbott Laboratories president Alfred S. Burdick; university trustee Harold H. Swift; Eleanor Abbott Ford, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Abbott; university president Robert M. Hutchins; and Anna C. Bays, wife of Alfred W. Bays.
Physiology Building
Bays, Alfred William, 1876-1957 | Bays, Anna Carnahan, born 1890 | Burdick, Ella Brown, born 1870 | Ford, Eleanor Abbott, died 1960 | Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 1899-1977 | Dedications (Ceremonies)
Photographic prints; 18.5 x 24.0 cm
Coolidge & Hodgdon
947-951 E. 58th Street | University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Archival Building Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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