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Memorial Bust Dedication

Program: Welcome - Pres. Marvin L. Goldberger Remarks - Jesse L. Greenstein (Lee DuBridge Professor Astrophysics, Emeritus) - Judith R. Goodstein (Institute Archivist) Dedication of Bust - George Ellery Hale III Closing - Dr. Goldberger In 1977, a bust of GEH, sculpted by Miss Marian Brackenridge & donated by Mrs. Margaret Hale Scherer, was dedicated at Palomar. This bust is cast from the same mold & is donated to CIT by members & friends of Hale family and the Scherer-Hale Memorial Fund. This fund honors Paul A. Scherer, son of the 1st president of Throop Polytechnic & Scherer's wife, Margaret Hale Scherer, daughter of the observatory founder.


ID: 1987-00169
Hale, George Ellery (Astronomer, Astrophysicist)

Creation Apr. 1, 1987

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Topics: Dedication

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