Photograph Collection,
circa 1919-1976 and undated
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7421
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences
Dates:
circa 1919-1976 and undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.69 cu. ft. (1 16x20 box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This photograph collection was maintained by the Department of Mineral Sciences and its predecessor, the Department of Geology. It includes photographs of curators and other departmental staff members, donors to the national collection of minerals and gems, geologists, paleontologists, mineralogists, and gemologists. Paul E. Desautels, William F. Foshag, Edward P. Henderson, George Frederick Kunz, George P. Merrill, Washington A. Roebling, Waldemar Theodore Schaller, and Henry Stephens Washington are but a few of the scientists represented by photographs in the collection.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7421, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Mineral Sciences, Photograph Collection

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Desautels, Paul E. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Foshag, William F. (William Frederick), 1894-1956 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Henderson, Edward P. (Edward Porter), 1898- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Merrill, George P. (George Perkins), 1854-1929 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roebling, Washington Augustus, 1837-1926 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schaller, Waldemar T. (Waldemar Theodore), 1882- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Washington, Henry S. (Henry Stephens), 1867-1934 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United States National Museum. Department of Geology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum curators Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Geologists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Employees Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mineralogists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gemologists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museums -- Public relations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Paleontologists Topic 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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