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Author:
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Subject:
Kier, Porter M  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Paleobiology  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
later 1970s
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Torch April 1979
Summary:
Dr. Porter M. Kier: Associate Curator, Department of Geology, Division of Invertebrate Paleontology and Paleobotany, 1957-1963; Associate Curator, Department of Paleobiology, 1963-1967; Chair, Department of Paleobiology, Division of Invertebrate Paleontology, 1967- 1973; Director, National Museum of Natural History, January 14, 1973 - May 30, 1979. Dr. Kier is standing in South Yard with specimens from his museums - a large fossil bone and a basket.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 3, Folder: April 1979
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
United States National Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Paleontological Society  Search this
Geology  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Paleobiology  Search this
Standard number:
89-14118
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10053