Orest Danilovich Khvolson

1852 - 1934 (Leningrad)

General Information

Russian and Soviet scientist-physicist and teacher, professor, corresponding member of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences. In 1910–1912 - Chairman of the Interdepartmental Commission on the acquisition by the treasury of photographic collection of S. M. Prokudin-Gorsky at the Scientific Committee of the Ministry of Education.