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Thomas Sovereign Gates Library Lecture Fund

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Image used for the 2017 Gates lecture, The Science of Information

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Featured Image: "A World Centre," heliogravure by Jules Chauvet, from Hendrik Christian Andersen's World Centre for Communication (Paris, 1913; no. 19 printed for the University of Pennsylvania)