Thomas R. Henry Papers,
1933-1967

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7347
Creators:
Henry, Thomas R. (Thomas Robert), 1893-
Dates:
1933-1967
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5.51 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (7 12x17 boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Introduction
Introduction
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These papers document Henry's career in journalism and include manuscripts of articles and books on science; copies of press releases concerning the Smithsonian; newspaper articles; manuscripts; a typed copy of a journal; memorabilia from his career as a war correspondent; and scrapbooks containing his newspaper articles and columns.

Historical Note
Historical Note
Thomas R. Henry (1893- ), a science writer for the Washington Evening Star, also served as a press writer for the Smithsonian Institution from 1931 until the mid-1960s. During World War II he was a correspondent for the North American Newspaper Alliance serving in England, North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and France.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7347, Thomas R. Henry Papers

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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