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Image title: 
Argonne Service Award 1953
Credit line: 
Argonne National Laboratory, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Four of the scientists who participated in the construction and operation of the world's first nuclear chain reaction at West Stands, Stagg Field, The University of Chicago, are shown after they received 10-year service awards at Argonne National Laboratory on Thursday, March 19, 1953, Left to right are: Robert Nobles; Walter H. Zinn; Norman Hilberry; and Thomas Brill. 

Photo date: 
March 19, 1953
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)