Science Talent Search 1949

Top Winner
Dwight Taylor
2nd Place
Caroline Herzenberg (Littlejohn)
3rd Place
Pierre Conner Jr.

Remaining Top Ten in alphabetical order:
Thomas Barr Jr.
John Kimball
Henry Landau
Thomas Martin
Nicholas Reinhardt
Ursula Santer (Victor)
Howard Shugart

Gala Speaker
Basil O’Connor

1949 Alumni Updates

We welcome and encourage updates on alumniĀ from the Science Talent Search in 1949; please contact us with information.

1949 Finalists

Robert Anigstein Galveston TX
Michael Bach Flushing NY
Rosalyn Baronsky Schenectady NY
Thomas Barr, Jr Nashville TN
Norman Bauman Brooklyn NY
Robert Blattner Shorewood WI
Vorsila Bohrer Prospect Heights IL
Elihu Boldt New Brunswick NJ
Richard Bray Eugene OR
Jack Brett New York NY
Martin Brilliant Brooklyn NY
Garrett Clough Newburgh NY
Pierre Conner, Jr LaFayette LA
Fritz Dell Galena OH
Myron George Topeka KS
Walter Gilbert Washington DC
Alan Goldman Brooklyn NY
Caroline Herzenberg Oklahoma City OK
Laveta Johnson Oak Park IL
John Kaufman Grinnell IA
John Kimball Andover MA
William Kriegsman Scarsdale NY
Henry Landau New York NY
Erika LaPerch Bronx NY
Thomas Martin Cleveland OH
Edwin Merz St Louis MO
Roger Nelson Spring City UT
Helen Oels Philadelphia PA
Charles Plantz Pittsburgh PA
Nicholas Reinhardt Newtown OH
Ursula Santer Kew Gardens NY
Paul Shiman Maplewood NJ
Howard Shugart Glendale CA
Margaretta Stone Philadelphia PA
George Stout St Louis MO
Dwight Taylor Altadena CA
Edward Thorp Lomita CA
Anne Walowitz Rego Park NY
Carl Werntz Washington DC
Herbert Winston Forest Hills NY