Joel Henry Hildebrand; John Clarke Slater; Edward Uhler Condon; Lee Alvin DuBridge; Albert Wallace Hull; and Vannevar Bush

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3875]

Creator: Science Service

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1947

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3875

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Front row, left to right: Joel Henry Hildebrand (1881-1983), Professor of Mathematics, University of California at Berkeley; John Clarke Slater (1900-1976), Chairman of the Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Edward Uhler Condon (1902-1974), Director, U.S. National Bureau of Standards; Lee Alvin DuBridge (1901-1994), President of the California Institute of Technology; Albert Wallace Hull (1880-1966), General Electric Research Laboratory; and Vannevar Bush (1890-1974), President of the Carnegie Institution of Washington. The men were attending a meeting of the National Academy of Sciences, May 1947.


  • Hildebrand, Joel Henry 1881-1983
  • Slater, John C (John Clarke) 1900-1976
  • Condon, Edward Uhler 1902-1974
  • DuBridge, Lee A (Lee Alvin) 1901-
  • Hull, Albert Wallace 1880-1966
  • Bush, Vannevar 1890-1974
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • United States National Bureau of Standards
  • California Institute of Technology
  • General Electric Company Research Laboratory
  • Carnegie Institution of Washington
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-3875

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


  • 1947
  • 05/10/1947

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  • Mathematics
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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3875]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints

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