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

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

Creator: Ray, Dixy Lee

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1960s

Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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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 Theodore 1912-1999
  • University of Washington
  • Pacific Science Center
  • U.S. Atomic Energy Commission

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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Date

  • 1968
  • 9/17/1968

Topic

  • Chemistry
  • Marine biology
  • Women scientists
  • Marine biology
  • Chemistry
  • Women scientists

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3053]

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