Linus Pauling Honored at Oregon State Agricultural College

Title
Linus Pauling Honored at Oregon State Agricultural College
LC Subject
Pauling, Linus, 1901-1994 Graduation ceremonies Kerr, William Jasper, 1863-1947 Faculty
Description
Linus Pauling was bestowed with an honorary Doctor of Science degree at Oregon State Agricultural College in June 1933. He was an alumni of Oregon State (Class of 1922) and later in his career a two-time Nobel Prize winner (Chemistry, 1954; Peace, 1962). The 1933 commencement program stated that Pauling was "now acclaimed among the distinguished scientists of our time." Included in the photograph (left to right) are Dr. Marvin Gordon Neale, Commencement speaker; David C. Henny, honorary degree recipient; Dr. Linus C. Pauling; Dr. William J. Kerr, Chancellor of the Oregon State System of Higher Education and OSAC president from 1907-1932; and Charles A. Howard, honory degree recipient.
Work Type
gelatin silver prints
Location
Corvallis >> Benton County Benton County
Date
1933-06
Identifier
HC1578
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Harriet's Photograph Collection, 1868-1996 (P HC)
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Set
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2005-01-07
Modified
2011-07-01