Alfred Church Lane papers, 1903-1983


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0.25 cubic ft.

Alfred Church Lane was the Pearson Professor of Geology and Mineralogy from 1909-36 and recipient of the Ballou Medal. Best known for directing research on the determination of the age of the Earth, he is also known by some atomic scientists as the "Forgotten Man" of atomic research for his role in early work on splitting the atom.

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