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Memoir

George Allan Lindsay
Regents' Proceedings 829

On November 1, 1949, George Allan Lindsay, Professor of Physics, attained the age of seventy years and thereby became eligible for retirement as an active member of the faculty of this University.

A graduate of the University of Michigan in 1905 and a holder of its advanced degrees A.M. (1908) and Ph.D. (1913), Dr. Lindsay has for the past thirty-seven years been a member of the faculty in physics and since 1936 has held full professorial status.

Throughout his association with the University, Dr. Lindsay has actively and importantly participated in both the instructional and the research programs of his department. His contributions in the field of X-ray spectroscopy have been significant and his relations with the students of his department have been effective and productive.

The Regents of the University of Michigan have adopted this memoir as an indication of their deep appreciation of Professor Lindsay's long and valuable service, and they hereby confer upon him the title of Professor Emeritus of Physics as of the date of his retirement, February 11, 1950.