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Meeting at the USSR Academy of Sciences

Date

1965

Sitter

Mstislav Keldysh (1911-1978, Russian), Mathematician
Howard Walter Florey, Baron Florey of Adelaide and Marston (1898-1968, Australian), Pathologist

Creator

Unknown, Photographer

Object type

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 125mm
width (print): 189mm

Description

Group portrait taken at a meeting on the occasion the Royal Society’s visited the USSR Academy of Sciences, October 1965. Including Mstislav Keldysh across the table from Howard Florey.

Mstislav Keldysh (1911-1978) was a Russian mathematician, he was President of the USSR Academy of Sciences from 1961-1975.

Howard Walter Florey (1898-1968) was an Australian pathologist, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1941 and served as President from 1960-1965.

Associated place

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