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Memorial Bust Dedication

Identifier: 1987-00169

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Program: Welcome - Pres. Marvin L. Goldberger Remarks - Jesse L. Greenstein (Lee DuBridge Professor Astrophysics, Emeritus) - Judith R. Goodstein (Institute Archivist) Dedication of Bust - George Ellery Hale III Closing - Dr. Goldberger In 1977, a bust of GEH, sculpted by Miss Marian Brackenridge & donated by Mrs. Margaret Hale Scherer, was dedicated at Palomar. This bust is cast from the same mold & is donated to CIT by members & friends of Hale family and the Scherer-Hale Memorial Fund. This fund honors Paul A. Scherer, son of the 1st president of Throop Polytechnic & Scherer's wife, Margaret Hale Scherer, daughter of the observatory founder.


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