Gerhard H. Dieke papers
- Dieke, Gerhard Heinrich, 1901-1965 (Person)
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Collection is open for use.
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0.19 Cubic Feet (1 letter half-size document box)
Dr. Dieke was married to fellow scientist, Sally Harrison Dieke (1913-1989) who also had ties to the University. She received her Ph.D. in chemistry from Hopkins in 1938 and was a Research Fellow in the History of Science, 1966-1989. Dr. Sally Dieke taught astronomy at Goucher College, Morgan State College, and the University of Maryland. Her bequest to the University included an endowment for the Gerhard H. Dieke Professorship in Physics and Astronomy, established in 1990, as a memorial to her husband.
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