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Compton, Arthur Holly

physicist; brother of Karl T. Compton; Manhattan Project


Brother of Karl T. Compton, President of MIT 1930-1949; Nobel Prize winner for physics 1927; Speaker at MIT 1948 Commencement

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Compton, Charles Arthur
son of Karl Taylor Compton and Margaret Hutchinson Compton
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thumbnail Compton, Karl Taylor
American
1887-1954
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thumbnail Compton, Margaret Hutchinson
American
wife of Karl Taylor Compton
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thumbnail Compton, Wilson Martindale
American
brother of Karl T. Compton; President of Washington State College; timber industry executive
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thumbnail Compton Jr., Wilson Martindale
American
son of Wilson Martindale Compton and Helen Mar Harrington Compton
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thumbnail Awards -- Nobel Prize
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