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Image title: 
Dr. Robert A. Frosch (right) presents the Navy Distinguished Civilian Service Award to Dr. Maurice M. Shapiro (left)
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Official United States Navy Photograph, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection

Dr. Robert A. Frosch (right), Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research and Development, presents the Navy Distinguished Civilian Service Award to Dr. Maurice M. Shapiro (left). Dr. Shapiro, Chief Scientist of the Laboratory for Cosmic Ray Physics at the Naval Research Laboratory, was honored for his work in cosmic radiation, elementary particle physics, and nuclear physics.

Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)
Shapiro, Maurice M. (Maurice Mandel), 1915-
Frosch, Robert A. (Robert Alan), 1928-