Thomas Hunt Morgan at Columbia (2), 1917

Morgan, in the Fly Room at Columbia (2), 1917. In the lab, Morgan was called "The Boss." This picture was taken by A.H. Sturtevant.

thomas hunt morgan, a.h. sturtevant, boss, fly, columbia, gallery 10, 1917

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Thomas Hunt Morgan in the Fly Room at Columbia, 1917.

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16270. Gallery 10: Thomas Hunt Morgan at Columbia, 1920

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Thomas Hunt Morgan with microscope.

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16297. Biography 11: Alfred Henry Sturtevant (1891-1970)

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16271. Gallery 10: Thomas Hunt Morgan at the microscope

Morgan at microscope.

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16266. Gallery 10: Thomas Hunt Morgan portrait, 1920

Photo of Thomas Hunt Morgan, signed and dated May 30, 1920.

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16265. Gallery 10: Thomas Hunt Morgan family portrait, ca 1874

Family portrait of the Morgans. Thomas Hunt Morgan is standing next to his father on the right (around 1874).

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