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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

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.

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