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: 1968

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

Cite as

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

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

All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)

Topic

  • Chemistry
  • Marine biology
  • Women scientists

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3053]