[Photograph of Dr. Virgil Bottom with X-Ray Diffraction Equipment]

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A photograph of Dr. Virgil Bottom, Professor of Physics, with student Charles Adams (Class of 1962) looking at the X-ray diffraction machine. Dr. Bottom taught physics at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas, from 1958 to 1973. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Charles Adams (1962), now at Hewlett Packard Co., Palo Alto, California. X-ray diffraction equipment. Left - Dr. Virgil Bottom."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Jones, Lloyd 196u.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by McMurry University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 19 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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A photograph of Dr. Virgil Bottom, Professor of Physics, with student Charles Adams (Class of 1962) looking at the X-ray diffraction machine. Dr. Bottom taught physics at McMurry University in Abilene, Texas, from 1958 to 1973. A handwritten note on the back reads, "Charles Adams (1962), now at Hewlett Packard Co., Palo Alto, California. X-ray diffraction equipment. Left - Dr. Virgil Bottom."

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Abilene Library Consortium

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  • 196u

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Jones, Lloyd. [Photograph of Dr. Virgil Bottom with X-Ray Diffraction Equipment], photograph, 196u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth574146/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McMurry University Library.