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Compton, Karl Taylor

1887-1954


President of MIT 1930-1949; MIT Corporation Member 1930-1943, Chairman of the Corporation 1948-1954; member, National Defense Research Committee

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thumbnail Thos. P. Pitre, Ass. Dean of Students, MIT. Prof. George Owen. Dr. K.T. Compton, Pres. MIT
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thumbnail Compton, Arthur Holly
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physicist; brother of Karl T. Compton; Manhattan Project
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thumbnail Compton, Margaret Hutchinson
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wife of Karl Taylor Compton
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thumbnail Compton, Wilson Martindale
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brother of Karl T. Compton; President of Washington State College; timber industry executive
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thumbnail Compton Jr., Wilson Martindale
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son of Wilson Martindale Compton and Helen Mar Harrington Compton
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