John W. Mills Photograph Collection,
circa 1904-1939

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7336
Creators:
Mills, John W., 1876-1952
Dates:
circa 1904-1939
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This collection consists of photographs of the Laboratory and the Dry Tortugas Islands. Included are photographs of laboratory facilities, research vessels, Fort Jefferson, Bird Key, and Loggerhouse Lighthouse. Several of the photographs show the effects of a 1919 hurricane on laboratory facilities.

Historical Note
Historical Note
John W. Mills (1876-1952) was chief engineer at the Marine Biological Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution of Washington at Tortugas, Florida, from 1904 to 1939.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7336, John W. Mills Photograph Collection

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mills, John W., 1876-1952 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marine Biological Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution of Washington Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marine biology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Research vessels Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Laboratories Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lighthouses Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dry Tortugas (Fla.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fort Jefferson (Fla.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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