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Image title: 
Dr. Robert Frosch pins the coveted Gold Medal on Dr. Rado in a ceremony held at the Pentagon
Credit line: 
Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection

Dr. George T. Rado, a physicist at the Naval Research Laboratory receiving the Navy Award for Distinguished Achievement in Science. He also received a Gold Medal, an emblem and a certificate for his pioneering accomplishments in experimental theoretical magnetism research. Dr. Robert Frosch, Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research and Development) pins the coveted medal on Dr. Rado in a ceremony held at the Pentagon.

Photo date: 
April 9, 1972
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)
Rado, George T. (George Tibor), 1917-
Frosch, Robert A. (Robert Alan), 1928-