Dr. Sidney Lewis Gulick

Dr. Sidney Lewis Gulick

Dr. Sidney Lewis Gulick, 1991. Photograph by Bain News Service; public domain.

Kolthoff, Izaak Maurits (1894–1993)

Izaak Maurits Kolthoff was a professor of analytical chemistry at the University of Minnesota from 1927 to 1962. He published over a thousand papers, wrote more than a dozen books, and created and edited the first comprehensive treatise of analytical chemistry. He also played a key part in the development of synthetic rubber during and after World War II. He is known as the “father of modern analytical chemistry.”

2014 Chemical Landmark Award program cover

2014 Chemical Landmark Award program cover

Cover of program for the event held to announce the winner of the Chemical Landmark Award, 2014. Izaak Kolthoff is pictured at top right. Used with the permission of the University of Minnesota Department of Chemistry.

Izaak Kolthoff with University of Minnesota Chemistry Department faculty

Izaak Kolthoff with University of Minnesota Chemistry Department faculty

Izaak Kolthoff (front row, fourth from left) with University of Minnesota Chemistry Department faculty, 1934. Samuel Lind is at Kolthoff’s right. Used with the permission of the University of Minnesota Department of Chemistry.

Izaak Kolthoff in retirement

Izaak Kolthoff in retirement

Izaak Kolthoff in retirement, ca. 1970s.

Izaak Kolthoff with University of Minnesota President C. Peter Magrath at the dedication of Kolthoff Hall

Izaak Kolthoff with University of Minnesota President C. Peter Magrath

Izaak Kolthoff (left) with University of Minnesota President C. Peter Magrath at the dedication of Kolthoff Hall, 1972. Used with the permission of the University of Minnesota Department of Chemistry.

Kolthoff Hall, 1971.

Kolthoff Hall

Kolthoff Hall, 1971.

Izaak Kolthoff lecturing in Russia, 1958.

Izaak Kolthoff lecturing in Russia

Izaak Kolthoff lecturing in Russia, 1958. Used with the permission of the University of Minnesota Department of Chemistry.

Frank M. Whiting

Frank M. Whiting

Frank M. Whiting, director of the University of Minnesota's theater program, 1973.

Photograph of Somali Museum of Minnesota founder Osman Ali

Osman Ali, founder of the Somali Museum of Minnesota

Osman Ali, founder Somali Museum of Minnesota (right), accepting the Innovation Award at the 2017 International Somali Awards in London on March 15, 2017.

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