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Image title: 
Dixy Lee Ray (right), Dr. Harold M. Agnew and Senator Joseph Montoya pull the rope
Credit line: 
Los Alamos National Laboratory, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection

Dr. Dixy Lee Ray (right), chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), prepares to pull the rope which activated a warning klaxon -- formally dedicating Scyllac. At left is Dr. Harold M. Agnew, Director of the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, while in the middle is U.S. Senator Joseph Montoya of New Mexico.

Photo date: 
circa 1965
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 8 x 10 inches)
Agnew, Harold M.
Ray, Dixy Lee
Montoya, Joseph Manuel