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Gallery 1: Thomas Hunt Morgan and daughters, 1920

Gallery 1: Thomas Hunt Morgan and daughters, 1920
Thomas Hunt Morgan (1933 winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his work on the chromosomal theory of inheritance), with his daughters, Isabel (left) and Lilian (right), 1920.
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