Prof. C.S. Marvel with Treonine | University of Illinois Archives
Professor Carl S. Marvel, University alum and professor of chemistry, stands with a bottle of Treonine, an amino acid that was discovered at the University. A caption accompanying the image states that there is $300 worth of the substance in the jar that Dr. Marvel holds and that the University produced six pounds of the substance the previous summer, which could be sold for $900 per pound.
Found in RS: 39/2/20, Box FAC - 4, Folder FAC - 4 Marvel, Carl S.
Negative Number 14390, RS: 39/2/22
This image has been scanned from the negative.