left to right: Dixy Lee Ray (1914-1994) and Glenn Theodore Seaborg (1912-1999)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3053]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1968

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-3053

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Summary

left to right: Marine biologist Dixy Lee Ray (1914-1994) and chemist Glenn Theodore Seaborg (1912-1999), September 17, 1968. Ray left a professorship at University of Washington to be director of the Pacific Science Center in Seattle, 1963-1972. When this photograph was taken in September 1968, Seaborg was receiving the Arches of Science award sponsored by the science center. Ray later served as chairman of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, 1973-1975, and as governor of Washington State, 1977-1981.

Subject

  • Ray, Dixy Lee
  • Seaborg, Glenn T (Glenn Theodore) 1912-1999
  • University of Washington
  • Pacific Science Center
  • U.S. Atomic Energy Commission

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-3053

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1968
  • 9/17/1968

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • Copyright Not Evaluated

Topic

  • Marine Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Women scientists
  • Marine biology

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3053]