Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)

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Date
1940s ca.
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Courtesy of the Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center, Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)
Object ID
500004274

The Institute for Advanced Study was founded in 1930 in Princeton, New Jersey by a grant from philanthropist and department store magnate Louis Bamberger. Alumni include mathematicians Gödel and Von Neumann, physicists Oppenheimer and Einstein, and art historian Panofsky.