Barbara Merrihew “Perky” <I>Perkins</I> Gamow

Barbara Merrihew “Perky” Perkins Gamow

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Death Dec 1975 (aged 70)
Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado, USA
Burial Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado, USA
Plot P 111
Memorial ID 14010292 · View Source
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Wife (1958-1968) of physicist George Gamow. Upon her husband's death, Barbara Gamow left an endowment for the Department of Physics to underwrite The George Gamow Memorial Lecture series at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Further, upon her death, the George Gamow and Barbara Gamow Papers, 1915-1975 (bulk 1950-1975) were donated to The Library of Congress.


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  • Created by: GravesScribe
  • Added: 20 Apr 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14010292
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara Merrihew “Perky” Perkins Gamow (23 May 1905–Dec 1975), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14010292, citing Green Mountain Cemetery, Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by GravesScribe (contributor 46481285) .