Photograph of Harvey Itano

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Title

Photograph of Harvey Itano

Description

“Harvey Akio Itano, 21, 1942 graduate of the University of California, where he received his B.S. Degree in Chemistry. He was chosen by the faculty as University Medalist of 1942, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Xi. Mr. Itano was evacuated to the assembly center prior to the commencement exercises at which President Robert Gordon Sproul said, ‘He cannot be with us today. His country has called him elsewhere.’ Mr. Itano hopes to enter the field of medicine and has taken his books with him.”

Creator

Dorothea Lange

Source

https://calisphere.org/item/ark:/13030/ft5m3nb324/

Date

May 20, 1942

Citation

Dorothea Lange, “Photograph of Harvey Itano,” Caltech Archives Exhibits, accessed November 25, 2017, http://caltech.omeka.net/items/show/20.