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Donor: 
Peter Trower
Image title: 
Alvarez at Soviet Lectern
Credit line: 
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection, gift of Peter Trower
Description: 

Luis Alvarez standing behind the lectern in the Hall of the Supreme Soviet, Moscow, Russia. Alvarez was attending the Moscow conference on High-Energy Physics, held May 14-20, 1956, by the Academy of Sciences of the USSR.

Location: 
Photo date: 
May, 1956
Original format: 
2 photographic prints (black and white; one 10 x 8 inches, one 10 x 7 inches)
Person(s): 
Alvarez, Luis W., 1911-1988