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Image number: RS.13103
Credit: ©The Royal Society
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Portrait of Ashley Miles

Date

1965

Sitter

Arnold Ashley Miles (1904-1988, British), Microbiologist

Creator

Unknown, Photographer

Object type

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Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 133mm
width (print): 187mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Full length group portrait including Ashley Miles, walking through a colonnade. Possibly the entrance to the Exhibition for Economic Achievements (Vystavka dostizheni narodnogo khoziaistva, VDNKh), Moscow. Taken on the occasion the Royal Society visited the USSR Academy of Sciences, October 1965.

Arnold Ashley Miles (1904-1988) was a British microbiologist, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1961 and was on the Council from 1963-1968.

Associated place

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