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ARTHUR HOLLY COMPTON HANDWRITTEN QUOTE SIGNED, NOBEL PRIZE, MANHATTAN PROJECT

$700.00

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NOBEL PRIZE WINNER TALKS ABOUT THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE

ARTHUR HOLLY COMPTON (1892-1962) HANDWRITTEN SCIENCE QUOTE SIGNED, “Arthur H. Compton”, on a card 4.5 x 3.5, Nov 16, 1927, by the American physicist who won the 1927 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of the Compton effect, which demonstrated the particle nature of electromagnetic radiation (proved that light had both wave and particle properties). He also had a major role in the Manhattan Project during WWII. And, he was President of Washington University in St. Louis, MO. In full: “Through advancement of science may we gain fuller enjoyment and appreciation of the world in which God has placed us.” In fine condition, with minor age toning.

$700   #12457